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  • Education
    • J.D., University of Michigan, 2005,  Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 38, Executive Editor
    • B.A., Wesleyan University, 1999
Jean Soh focuses on bankruptcy, restructuring and creditors’ rights and related litigation in all manner of in-court and out-of-court proceedings. She has experience with loan workouts, 363 sales, Article 9 sales, assignments for the benefit of creditors, preference and fraudulent transfer actions, receiverships, judicial commercial foreclosures and sales under the Uniform Commercial Code, and other remedies against commercial borrowers.  Her practice spans many different industries with an emphasis on assisting financial institutions and servicers in connection with workouts and foreclosures of real estate secured loans. During the past year, she represented a secured lender in litigation relating to the nature and extent of liens and claim amount and contested plan confirmation proceedings. Prior to joining Polsinelli, Jean served as a judicial law clerk in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California. She also served as a U.S. Peace Corps volunteer in Cameroon and as an intern for the United Nations International Criminal Tribune for Rwanda in Arusha, Tanzania, which experiences led her to represent asylum seekers under the auspices of the National Immigrant Justice Center. 

Jean has served on Polsinelli’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee and she is a member of the firm’s Recruiting & Hiring Strategic Committee. She is a recipient for the first Excellence in Mentorship Award presented by LegalTrek, a program sponsored by The Chicago Committee on Minorities in Large Law Firms, for her commitment and excellence for mentoring aspiring attorneys.

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