Jessica K. Bonteque

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Jessica Kenney Bonteque is a partner in Moses & Singer's Business Reorganization, Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights practice group. Jessica is experienced in representing secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, official committees of unsecured creditors, equity holders, purchasers of distressed assets, and other parties in interest in a wide range of restructuring matters, including cases under chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code, out-of-court restructurings and cross-border insolvency proceedings. 

She has represented creditors and debtors faced with insolvency situations in a variety of industries including healthcare, transportation, shipping, retail, gaming, oil & gas, storage, farming and dairy, and food and beverage.

Jessica has also participated in a wide variety of litigation in federal and state courts involving fraudulent conveyance actions, breaches of fiduciary duty, secured and unsecured financings, letters of credit, foreclosures and the enforcement of guaranties.

Jessica was recognized as a Rising Star in the 2014, 2015, and 2016 editions of Southwest Super Lawyers and in the 2017, 2018 and 2019 New York Metro Super Lawyers®.  She is also featured in the April 2014 issue of Arizona Business Magazine Arizona’s Top Lawyers List (Generation Next).   

Jessica is also a recipient of the Turnaround of the Year Award: Mid-Size Company, Turnaround Management Association (2017) and the Healthcare/Life Sciences Deal of the Year: M&A Advisor (2017).

While attending Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, Jessica was a Pedrick Scholar, a legal extern for the Honorable Ronald Stienle, III of Maricopa County Superior Court and the Honorable David K. Duncan of the United States District Court for the District of Arizona.

Biography

Jessica Kenney Bonteque is a partner in Moses & Singer's Business Reorganization, Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights practice group. Jessica is experienced in representing secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, official committees of unsecured creditors, equity holders, purchasers of distressed assets, and other parties in interest in a wide range of restructuring matters, including cases under chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code, out-of-court restructurings and cross-border insolvency proceedings. 

She has represented creditors and debtors faced with insolvency situations in a variety of industries including healthcare, transportation, shipping, retail, gaming, oil & gas, storage, farming and dairy, and food and beverage.

Jessica has also participated in a wide variety of litigation in federal and state courts involving fraudulent conveyance actions, breaches of fiduciary duty, secured and unsecured financings, letters of credit, foreclosures and the enforcement of guaranties.

Jessica was recognized as a Rising Star in the 2014, 2015, and 2016 editions of Southwest Super Lawyers and in the 2017, 2018 and 2019 New York Metro Super Lawyers®.  She is also featured in the April 2014 issue of Arizona Business Magazine Arizona’s Top Lawyers List (Generation Next).   

Jessica is also a recipient of the Turnaround of the Year Award: Mid-Size Company, Turnaround Management Association (2017) and the Healthcare/Life Sciences Deal of the Year: M&A Advisor (2017).

While attending Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, Jessica was a Pedrick Scholar, a legal extern for the Honorable Ronald Stienle, III of Maricopa County Superior Court and the Honorable David K. Duncan of the United States District Court for the District of Arizona.

Education
  • Arizona State University (J.D., with honors)
  • Northern Arizona University (B.A., cum laude)
  • Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (The Netherlands)
Bar/Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
  • New York
  • Arizona