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Steven D. Jerome

Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.
Phoenix, Arizona

Steven D. Jerome is a partner with Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. in Phoenix, where his practice focuses on bankruptcy and bankruptcy-related state and federal court proceedings. He has represented debtors and secured and unsecured creditors in a variety of forums, including bankruptcy administrative proceedings, bankruptcy adversary proceedings and state court receivership proceedings, and has significant experience in providing bankruptcy advice on transactional matters, including nonconsolidation, true sale, perfection and preference bankruptcy opinions. Prior to joining Snell & Wilmer in 1998, Mr. Jerome clerked for Hon. Timothy J. Mahoney, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Nebraska. He previously served as chairman of the Bankruptcy Section of the State Bar of Arizona (2006-2007), was co-chair of the Legislative Committee’s Bankruptcy Section (2004- 2005) and is a member of several other subcommittees. Among his distinctions, Mr. Jerome has been selected for the Southwest Super Lawyers in the area of Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights (2010-2012), Super Lawyers Business Edition (2011) and Super Lawyers Corporate Counsel Edition (2010). He received his B.S. from Santa Clara University’s Leavy School of Business and his J.D. from Creighton University School of Law.