Miami and Fort Lauderdale, FL – May 21, 2021 – The law firm of Markowitz Ringel Trusty + Hartog is pleased to announce that it has once again been ranked among the top law firms in Florida for its Bankruptcy/Restructuring practice in the 2021 Chambers USA legal directory. Bankruptcy attorneys Jerry M. Markowitz, Ross Hartog and Grace E. Robson were individually ranked in the 2021 edition.

Now celebrating 41 years of dedication and service in the community, this important recognition describes Markowitz Ringel Trusty + Hartog as a boutique law firm with considerable expertise across a wide range of bankruptcy matters including creditors’ and debtors’ rights, restructuring and workouts, that is highly regarded for its strengths in Chapter 11, 7 and fiduciary work alongside notable experience advising high net worth individuals on cases both in and out of court.  Below is additional information about the firm’s three individually ranked attorneys.

Managing shareholder Jerry M. Markowitz was named again in the Senior Statesman category. Markowitz focuses on creditors’ and debtors’ rights, with in-depth experience in bankruptcy, workouts and reorganizations as well as mediation. According to Chambers, clients describe Markowitz as having a longstanding reputation as a knowledgeable bankruptcy practitioner who is able to draw on his knowledge when mediating bankruptcy cases. Chambers research includes quotes obtained from interviewees that “Jerry practices at a high level and has tremendous experience” and “Jerry is a rational voice of reason.”

Shareholder Ross Hartog offers comprehensive bankruptcy experience having acted as a representative for all parties in a broad range of bankruptcy proceedings. Chambers explains that Ross acts on a wide range of bankruptcy matters and is known for his tremendous trustee practice. Chambers research includes a quote obtained from interviewees that “Ross is a very good technical lawyer.”

Partner Grace E. Robson is a Board-Certified Business Bankruptcy attorney with over 20 years of experience representing corporate debtors, trade and institutional creditors, trustees, receivers, and creditors’ committees. Chambers notes that Grace is proficient at representing creditors and trustees in complex reorganizations. Chambers research includes quotes obtained from interviewees that “She is effective” and “Grace is a really strong lawyer.”

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Markowitz Ringel Trusty + Hartog concentrates on the representation of businesses, institutions, fiduciaries, and individuals across several practice groups, which include Restructuring + Insolvency, Litigation + Dispute Resolution, Real Estate + Business, Probate + Guardianship, and Trusts + Estates. Dedication to clients and service to the community are the principles upon which Markowitz Ringel Trusty + Hartog were founded 41 years ago and upon which it still operates today. For more information, visit