CORAL GABLES, Fla. - Bankruptcy and creditors rights attorney John D. Eaton has joined Rasco Klock Reininger Perez Esquenazi Vigil and Nieto's Bankruptcy Team.
Eaton's practice is focused on matters regarding creditors rights, and specifically includes representation of creditors, trustees, debtors-in-possession, and other parties-in-interest, all aspects of Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 cases and adversary proceedings, with a particular emphasis on bankruptcy-related litigation and contested matters.
He also has substantial experience in commercial litigation, in both state and federal courts. During the course of his career, he has been primary bankruptcy counsel or has had significant involvement in many complex Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 cases, which can be seen by visiting the firm's website at www.rascoklock.com.
Eaton has represented both plaintiffs and defendants with respect to breach of fiduciary duty and other claims against directors and officers. As a result of these representations, he also has extensive experience in addressing issues involving director and officer insurance policies, including how they are treated and/or impacted in bankruptcy cases.
Eaton's accomplishments have been recognized by Florida Trend Magazine's "Legal Elite" (2007 - 2009); The Best Lawyers in America (Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law, (Since 2008); "Florida's Super Lawyers" (Since 2006); and the Legal 500 United States, 2009 Edition, in Finance - Bankruptcy - Southeast. He also enjoys an AV Rating by Martindale-Hubbell.
Eaton received his B.S. degree, cum laude, from The Florida State University and his J.D., With Honors, University of Florida.
Founded in 1985, Rasco Klock Reininger Perez Esquenazi Vigil & Nieto has become one of South Florida's premier law firms with 18 attorneys and 30 staff members, servicing the needs of domestic and international clients. The firm is minority owned and operated and has demonstrated a long-standing commitment to community and pro bono service. For more information, call 305-476-7100 or visit www.rascoklock.com.