February 5, 2019 (New York City) – Meyer Suozzi would like to congratulate, Jil Mazer-Marino, Member of the Firm, for receiving the 12th Annual Executive of the Year Award. Thomas Slome presented her with this honor at NYIC’s Women in Achievement Awards. The New York Institute of Credit bridges the gap between business theory and business practice through networking and educational programs for industry professionals in the middle market.
Ms. Mazer-Marino serves as a chapter 7 panel trustee for the Southern District of New York, Ms. Mazer-Marino practices in the area of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights and has extensive experience representing debtors, creditors’ committees, and secured and unsecured creditors in large and complex chapter 11 bankruptcy cases. She has represented chapter 7 and chapter 11 trustees, chapter 11 debtors in possession, and plan administrators in all aspects of bankruptcy case administration. Also, Ms. Mazer-Marino represents banks, indenture trustees, factors and other lenders in connection with debtor in possession financing, out of court debt restructuring, and debt collection. Ms. Mazer-Marino has lectured on creditors’ rights and bankruptcy topics for the New York State Bar Association, Practicing Law Institute, the Association of Corporate Counsel, Greater New York Chapter, the Long Island Business Resource Association and the New York Institute of Credit. From 2013-2018, Ms. Mazer-Marino was recognized as a New York Super Lawyer. Ms. Mazer-Marino is also the Contributing Editor of the Cannabis Law Digest.
Ms. Mazer-Marino received her J.D. from St. John’s University and her B.A. from State University of New York Albany. She serves as a board member of the NYIC’s Women’s Division. She is a member of the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees. She is a member of the New York City Bar Association in the Bankruptcy & Corporate Reorganization Committee and co-chair of the Cannabis Subcommittee.