Jonathan Park is an associate at Grant & Eisenhofer, where he represents investors in complex litigation, including securities fraud, stockholder derivative, and bondholder breach-of-contract actions, in federal, state, and bankruptcy court. In 2017 and 2018, Mr. Park was recognized by Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star” in the New York Metro area.
Mr. Park has represented both institutional investors and individuals in class actions and opt-out litigation. He has represented bondholders in several cases arising from the redemption or out-of-court restructuring of debt, including litigation against Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc., CoBank, ACB, and AgriBank, FCB. Mr. Park was a member of the teams that recovered $150 million for stockholders in In re JPMorgan Chase & Co. Securities Litigation (S.D.N.Y.) in connection with the “London Whale” scandal, and that represented opt-out plaintiffs in In re Petrobras Securities Litigation (S.D.N.Y.), which yielded substantial recoveries.
At the New York City Bar Association, Mr. Park serves on the Task Force on Puerto Rico and the New Lawyers Council, and he previously served on the International Human Rights Committee.
Mr. Park earned his J.D. in 2013 from Fordham University School of Law, where he served on the school’s Moot Court Board as the Editor of the Jessup International Law Competition Team. During law school, he was a Crowley Scholar in International Human Rights, received the Archibald R. Murray Public Service Award, and interned with a refugee law project in Cairo, Egypt. Mr. Park received a B.A. in 2006 from Vassar College, where he majored in Africana Studies.DOWNLOAD vCARD »