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  • Education
    • J.D., cum laude, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2006
    • B.S., cum laude, Truman State University, 2001, Justice Systems
  • Court Admissions
    • U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, 2007
    • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Missouri, 2007
    • U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, 2008
    • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Kansas, 2008

Aaron Jackson's financial services practice focuses on resolving distressed commercial mortgage debt. Banks, loan servicers, life insurance companies, and private equity firms nationwide rely on Aaron’s expertise to protect and preserve their collateral, enforce their rights as a creditors, and maximize their recovery.

Aaron has resolved hundreds of distressed loans in dozens of states by:

  • litigating and collecting on debt instruments;
  • foreclosing collateral;
  • obtaining receiver appointments;
  • negotiating and closing forbearances, modifications, discounted payoffs, and loan sales;
  • defending lender liability claims;
  • conducting UCC sales;
  • navigating creditor-side disputes among participants and investors; and
  • representing creditors in bankruptcy.

Aaron knows from his experience as a Staff Sergeant in the Army that the successful performance of any mission requires comprehensive planning, efficient and timely communication among team members, and decisive action. These principles form the core of his law practice as well.

  • Obtained appointment of receiver for $80 million shopping center in Chicago metropolitan area.
  • Foreclosed on $2 million apartment building in Denver metropolitan area and obtained $1 million deficiency judgment at trial against guarantors.
  • Foreclosed on $25 million office/industrial facility in Kansas City metropolitan area.
  • Orchestrated receiver sale of a $2.5 million hotel in Houston County, Ga.
  • Foreclosed on $4.3 million office/industrial complex in Detroit metropolitan area.
  • Organized and closed UCC sale of ownership interests in a closely held company that owned multiple office buildings in Kansas City metropolitan area.
  • Obtained dismissals of lender liability claims pending in federal district court in New York, South Carolina, and Tennessee and in state court in Cook County, Illinois, among other jurisdictions.
  • Foreclosed on $5.5 million planned residential community in Camden County, Georgia.
  • Negotiated and closed deed-in-lieu transaction for $55 million shopping center in San Diego metropolitan area.
  • Obtained dismissal on behalf of creditor in contested Chapter 11 bankruptcy pending in Northern District of Texas.
  • Obtained $20 million judgment against guarantor in Minneapolis metropolitan area.
  • Foreclosed on $27 million shopping center in Snyder County, Pennsylvania.
  • Obtained receivers for four shopping centers located in Nebraska, South Dakota, Kansas, and Minnesota securing $57 million mortgage loan.
  • Obtained $120 million judgment against guarantor in Chicago metropolitan area.
  • Obtained dismissal on behalf of creditor in contested Chapter 11 bankruptcy pending in Southern District of Florida.
     
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Mezzanine Debt vs. Preferred Equity
Speaker, Midwest Servicing Conference
Overland Park, Kansas
2018
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Protecting Your Asset Pool in a Competitive Environment
Speaker, ABA Real Estate Lending Conference
Indianapolis, Indiana
2018
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The New Realities
Moderator, Banker's Forum
Chicago, Illinois
2018
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Negotiations
Speaker, Midwest Servicing Conference
Overland Park, Kansas
2017
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The New Realities
Moderator, Banker's Forum
St. Louis, Missouri
2017
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Boot Camp: Foreclosure and Loan Workout Procedures
Speaker, National Business Institute
Overland Park, KS
2016
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The Wall of Maturities
Speaker, Midwest Servicing Conference
Overland Park, Kansas
2015
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Kansas Foreclosures and Workouts
Speaker, National Business Institute
Overland Park, Kansas
2015
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Alternatives to Foreclosure: Step-By-Step Procedure and Legal Issues
Speaker, National Business Institute
Kansas City, Missouri
2011
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How Bankruptcy Changes the Landscape
Speaker, National Business Institute
Kansas City, Missouri
2011