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Jeff Tuttle

Jeff Tuttle

Associate| Salt Lake City


Jeff Tuttle is a member of the firm’s bankruptcy and reorganization practice group, where he focuses on business reorganizations, creditors’ rights and bankruptcy related litigation. Jeff’s practice experience includes the following:

Bankruptcy and Restructuring

  • Represented factoring and asset-based lenders in a variety of transactional, litigation, workout, and bankruptcy matters, including DIP financing arrangements, § 363 asset sales, and preference defense.
  • Bankruptcy counsel for debtors (e.g. solar power company; multiple mining companies) in all stages of their chapter 11 bankruptcy cases, including claims administration, plan and disclosure statement preparation, asset disposition, etc.
  • Represented unsecured creditors’ committees in chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.

Finance

  • Represented national banks in all aspects of real-estate secured lending (due diligence, title and survey, negotiation and documentation) amounting to hundreds of commercial loans in total in excess of $5B.
  • Represented national banks in all aspects of syndicated lending pursuant to the Community Reinvestment Act and asset-based loans secured by personal property.
  • Assisted in due diligence reviews and all other aspects of corporate and commercial transactions.
  • University of Minnesota Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 2009)
    • Business Law Association, President
    • Dean’s List (2008, 2009)
  • Brigham Young University (B.A., Political Science, 2004)
    • Washington Seminar, Participant
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Chairman of the firm’s committee participating in the Utah State Bar’s Tuesday Night Bar program aimed at providing legal services and guidance for low-income individuals
  • Artes de Mexico en Utah, Board of Directors (2015-2017)
  • Boy Scouts of America, Eagle Scout
  • United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Utah, Law Clerk for The Honorable Joel T. Marker (2011-2013)
  • University of Minnesota Law School, Research Assistant to Professor Ed Adams (2009-2010)
  • University of Minnesota Law School, Bankruptcy Clinic, Student Attorney/Student Director (2008-2009)
  • District Court, Hennepin County, Judicial Extern for The Honorable Philip D. Bush (2008)
  • Navigant Consulting, Litigation Consultant (2005-2007)
  • Office of Senator Robert F. Bennett, Intern to the Legislative Director (2004)
  • Russian
  • Utah
  • California
  • Supreme Court of Utah
  • Supreme Court of California
  • United States District Court, District of Utah