Jack is a Partner at Jack LLC
Jack specializes in corporate transactions and bankruptcy matters, with experience representing creditors’ and equity committees in chapter 11 reorganizations and sale transactions as well as representing debtors through all phases of bankruptcy proceedings.
This company has generated 220 transaction reports as of 2023-07-16 in our database, detailing trading partners, import ports, country of supply, HS codes and contact details.
Early Life and Education
Jack displayed intellectual curiosity and quick thinking as a child, prompting his family to recognize his talents and enroll him at Western State Normal (now WMU).
He demonstrated an interest in music, participating in musical productions. Sadie, his mother who was an enthusiastic choir member encouraged this passion for musical arts.
After graduating college, he began working at Allied Paper in Kalamazoo where he quickly earned the respect of both union members and managers for being fair during negotiations.
He eventually met Mary Walsh and the two got married and began a family together, including sons Dick and John as well as Jane. Both had an affinity for history and travel; often attending Notre Dame games together with close friends.
David brings extensive experience representing public and private companies in diverse corporate and transactional matters, such as acquisitions/dispositions of businesses/assets/asset financing transactions/strategic advisory assignments.
He represents institutional investors, private equity groups, and independent sponsors in various financing transactions such as acquisitions/recapitalizations involving mezzanine debt/preferred equity arrangements; public securities offerings; and bank financings.
He is an active participant of both the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program and Sidley’s Emerging Enterprises Pro Bono Program, offering legal expertise on business law, real estate law and corporate governance matters. In addition, he hosts The Legal Ease podcast as editor. Furthermore, he’s passionate about increasing diversity within legal field as well as supporting philanthropic initiatives regularly.
Achievement and Honors
Jack is an esteemed leader known for his strong work ethic and reputation of upholding his promises. His dedication to Park Ridge and its community began at an early age when he joined Boy Scouts of America – earning them their Order of the Arrow prestigious recognition and eventually becoming an Explorer Scout himself.
Jack has also been an active member of Kiwanis for an extended period, where he held the finance chairman role and maintained perfect attendance records at meetings. Furthermore, Jack is an enthusiastic horse rider, competing regularly at local and regional horse shows while serving in leadership capacities within his riding club.
Wise & Jack LLC takes great pride in prioritizing employee well-being by providing flexible working arrangements designed to foster an ideal balance between professional and personal lives. This helps employees remain focused on their goals and reach unwavering success.
Jack has long resided in Florida and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Hamilton College. Among his responsibilities at Hamilton are membership on its Board of Trustees and Investment Committee as well as co-hosting of its Arizona Technology Innovation Summit with Governor Doug Ducey.
He has extensive strategic operating and transaction experience within the electronics industry, including M&A transactions and restructuring. His practice has involved multiple transactions for public companies, private equity firms, and individual owners.
Corey Jack is an active community member who uses her business acumen and data analysis skills to make an impactful difference. She currently serves as South Central Region Member-at-Large for Jack and Jill of America Foundation as well as holding several regional/chapter elected leadership roles.
Jack has assisted high-net-worth individuals, busy professionals and family offices acquire income producing multifamily properties in Texas – the state that is both landlord and business friendly – for many years. His expertise encompasses identifying investment opportunities, conducting operational and financial due diligence on these properties before negotiating with sellers/lenders/funders to raise capital as well as actively managing acquired assets.
He is also an accomplished speaker and frequently participates in wealth building and real estate investing events, in addition to serving on multiple corporate boards.
While involved with various business ventures, he is an enthusiastic Bitcoin investor. He holds a sizable stake in Square, later renamed Block, and advocates for cryptocurrency use. Furthermore, he actively contributes to Bitcoin as an open-source project while providing COVID relief as well as aid to areas in need.