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Jonathan M. Landers


Current Position

Scarola, Malone & Zubatov LLP
New York, NY 10019

Class: I (1990)Circuit: Second


Colgate University, A.B., cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa (1962)
Harvard Law School, J.D., magna cum laude (1965)
Editor, Harvard Law Review (1963-65)
Admitted to New York Bar (1966)
Admitted to California Bar (1982)

Professional Career

Partner and Head of Bankruptcy Group, Milberg LLC
Founding Partner, San Francisco Office (1986-01); Partner, New York Office (2001-08), Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
Visiting Professor, University of California (Boalt Hall) (1997-00); University of Chicago (1975-76)
Professor of Law, University of Kansas (1969-76); University of Illinois (1976-81)


National Bankruptcy Conference
American Bankruptcy Institute
American College of Bankruptcy
Western Mountains Bankruptcy Law Institute


"The Law Firm Becomes a Bankrupt," Pratt's J. of Bankruptcy Law Jun 2013
"Future of Avoidance Powers in Commercial Cases," Norton Bankr. Advisor Jan 2013
"Changing Face of Chapter 11," Pratt's J. of Bankr. Law Feb/Mar 2012
"First Lien, Second Lien Issues," Norton Bankruptcy Advisor Nov & Dec 2010
"Reflections on Loan-to-Own Trends," ABI Journal Oct 2007
The Law of Civil Procedure Friedman, Landers & Collins; West 2002 Co-author
Civil Procedure Landers, Martin & Yeazell, Little Brown & Co. 1988 Co-author
Debtors and Creditors Epstein, Landers, & Nickles; West 1987 Co-author
Norton Bankruptcy Law & Practice 2d. ed. Editor
"Another Word," 43 U. Ch. L. Rev. 527 1976
"A Unified Approach to Parents, Subsidiary and Affiliate Questions in Bankruptcy," 42 U. Ch. L. Rev. 589 1975
"Selling an Operating Business in Bankruptcy," 33 U.C.C.L.J. 387 2001 Co-author