Business Trial Group Welcomes Amir A. Isaiah To Lead Restructuring, Insolvency & Receivership Practice
Attorney Amir A. Isaiah has joined the Business Trial Group as the chair of the firm’s new Restructuring, Insolvency, and Receivership practice. Isaiah will act as a receiver for both federal and state courts to marshal, manage, operate, restructure, and/or liquidate troubled businesses’ assets.
“We are excited to have Amir join the Business Trial Group and help build our new restructuring, insolvency and receivership practice,” said William B. Lewis, co-managing partner of the Morgan & Morgan Business Trial Group. “His decades of experience and expertise will allow us to expand the services we can offer to our growing client base.”
Amir has extensive experience participating in federal and state government investigations by the FBI, IRS, Federal Trade Commission, Securities Exchange Commission, U.S. Dept. of Justice, U.S. Attorney, Attorney General of Florida & the Florida Division of Financial Services, among others. He also has regularly assisted in the operation, liquidation, and investigation of domestic and international businesses.
“I’m thrilled to be joining the BTG and am excited for the opportunity to establish and oversee this new practice at a premier national firm,” said Isaiah.
Before joining the Business Trial Group, Isaiah was a partner at Genovese Joblove & Battista, P.A., practicing in the areas of receivership, fiduciary services, and business litigation. Prior to that, he served as director of receivership and fiduciary services at Kaufman, Rossin, & Co.
Isaiah is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Mediator and Qualified Arbitrator, a member of the National Association of Federal Equity Receivers (NAFER), a founding member of the Florida Fiduciary Forum, and a member of the Florida Bar Business Law Section’s Executive Counsel.
Isaiah received his dual Master of Laws (LL.M.) degrees in Real Property Development, and Taxation (with a Certification in International Taxation), from the University of Miami School of Law, and earned his Juris Doctorate from St. Thomas University School of Law.
Outside of his law practice, Isaiah is currently an adjunct professor at the University of Miami School of Law and at the Florida International University College of Law. He has also served as an adjunct law professor at Florida International University College of Law, where he has taught multiple law courses, including Bankruptcy Law, Insurance Law, and Receiverships.