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James B. Zack

Attorney | Seattle | 206.223.7403 | zackj@lanepowell.com

Areas of Practice

Jimmy Zack focuses his practice on bankruptcy and creditors’ rights law. Prior to joining Lane Powell, Jimmy served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Brian D. Lynch and as a Judicial Extern to the Honorable Karen A. Overstreet, both of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Washington. He has also worked as a Legal Extern for the U.S. Trustee Program and a Chapter 13 Standing Trustee.

Professional Experience

  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Washington
    • Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Brian D. Lynch (2014-2016)
    • Judicial Extern to the Honorable Karen A. Overstreet (2013)
  • U.S. Trustee Program, Legal Extern (2013)
  • Office of K. Michael Fitzgerald, Chapter 13 Trustee, Legal Extern (2013)
  • Washington Debt Law, PLLC, Law Clerk Intern (2012)
  • Foreclosure Mediation and Outreach Program, Intern (2012)

Admitted to Practice

  • Washington
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington

Academics

  • Seattle University School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2014)
    • National Order of Barristers, Moot Court Board Member
    • CALI Excellence for the Future Award: Tribal Governmental Gaming Law (2014)
    • Conrad B. Duberstein National Bankruptcy Appellate Competition, Semi-Finalist (2014)
    • William S. Boyd Regional Bankruptcy Appellate Competition (2014)
    • Access to Justice Institute, Pro Bono Pledge Award (2013-2014)
    • In-House Appellate Competition, First Place (2013)
    • In-House Mock Trial Competition, Semi-Finalist (2013)
    • Cheney-Metzger Writing Scholarship, Finalist (2012)
  • Vanderbilt University (B.A., Philosophy, 2011)

Practice Group and Specialty Team Memberships

  • Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights
  • FinTech

Professional and Community Activities

  • Member, Washington State Bar Association, Creditor Debtor Rights Section
  • Member, King County Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law Section
  • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Volunteer, Salute Our Soldiers (2008-2009)

James B. Zack

Attorney | Seattle | 206.223.7403 | zackj@lanepowell.com

Date
02.23.2016

James B. Zack

Attorney | Seattle | 206.223.7403 | zackj@lanepowell.com

Date
03.24.2016