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Jay Jaffe


Current Position

Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
600 East 96th Street
Suite 600
Indianapolis, IN 46240

Tel: 317-569-9600

Class: XXVIII (2017)Circuit: Seventh


Indiana University, B.A. with high distinction and an Outside Field in Business (1979)
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, J.D cum laude (1982)

Professional Career

Partner (formerly Associate), Faegre Baker Daniels LLP ((1985-))
Associate, Wyatt Tarrant & Combs ((1982-1985))


Indianapolis Bar Association, Board Member (1998-2003); Finance Committee (1997-1998); Treasurer (2000-2001); Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Section (1985-) Chairman (1992)
Indiana State Bar Association, Bankruptcy and Creditor's Rights Section (1985-) Editor The Order for Relief (1988) Chairman (1998-1999)
American Bankruptcy Institute
Indianapolis Bar Foundation, Board Member (2009-2011)
Indiana Association for Corporate Renewal, Board Member (2003-2012); President (2011)


How Big is the Section 546(e) Forward Contract Safe Harbor? American Bankruptcy Institute American Bankruptcy Institute Journal February, 2003 Author


Listed in Best Lawyers in America, Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency & Reorganization(1995-); Bakruptcy Litigation (2012-); Indianapolis Bankruptcy Lawyer of the Year (2013)
Listed in Indiana Super Lawyers, Bankruptcy: Business (2004-)
Indiana State Bar Association, Distinguished Fellow
Indianapolis Bar Association, Distinguished Fellow; Distinguished Life Fellow