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Law Office of Jonathan A. Backman

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117 N. Center StreetBloomington, IL 61701-5001
Phones: (309) 820-7420
Fax: (309) 820-7430
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Practice Areas
Litigation 60%AdministrativeBanking & Finance LawBankruptcy LawBusiness & Commercial LawContractsBusiness OrganizationsCivil RightsDebtor-CreditorEmployment Law -- EmployeeEmployment Law -- EmployerCriminal DefenseIntellectual Property LawConstitutionalAlternative Dispute ResolutionFederal AppealsDisabilityProfessional Malpractice Law
Published Works
Hartford Insurance Revisited: Seller Beware, XVIII Bankruptcy Strategist 1, September, 2001Subordination of Tax Penalties: Dead or Alive (Co-Author), XVI Bankruptcy Strategist 1, March, 1996Banks May Freeze Funds Subject to Setoff (Co-Author), XV Bankruptcy Strategist 1, November, 1995Alternatives to Insurance Liquidation, a U.S. Perspective (Co-Author), 4 Int'l J. Ins. L. 218, October, 1994Civil RICO Claims in Bankruptcy (Co-Author), Civil RICO Practice: Causes of Action, Supp., 1993Appeals Court Upholds New Value Exception, X Bankruptcy Strategist 11, September, 1993How Courts Split on Res Judicata Doctrine, X Bankruptcy Strategist 8, June, 1993Landlord Damage Claims in Chapter 11, IX Bankruptcy Strategist 4, February, 1992Face Value Debt Swap Does Not Create OID, IX Bankruptcy Strategist 7, May, 1992Pursuing Alter-Ego Liability Against Non-Bankrupt Third Parties: Structuring a Comprehensive Conceptual Framework (Co-Author), 35 St. Louis L.J. 657, 1991
Representative Clients
Montgomery WardKarsten MahlmannThe Whitlock CorporationAmerican Speedy Printing CentersNobart, Inc.Northwest AirlinesInterco, Incorporated
Office Information
117 N. Center StreetBloomington, IL 61701-5001
(309) 820-7420
(309) 820-7430
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