Jazmin Padilla

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Jazmin Padilla has been a Trustee Assistant to Barry E. Mukamal, Chapter 7 Federal Bankruptcy Trustee in the Southern District of Florida since 2006 and joined the firm in 2014.

Professional Experience

Jazmin coordinates the administration of the Trustee’s Chapter 7 cases with strict adherence to the United States Trustee’s guidelines and the United States Bankruptcy Code.  Her responsibilities include preparing and filing pleadings with the court, government financial reporting and record keeping, identifying and marshaling case assets, forensic investigations and analysis, marketing and sale of real estate, vehicles and other case assets.


Jazmin performs investigations into the debtor’s pre-petition transactions and inter-related party transactions and fraudulent conveyances including searches for concealed and hidden assets.  She coordinates with outside legal counsel on complex case issues.


Jazmin also assists the Firm with case management for Chapter 11 cases and other non-traditional assignments.  She handles financial reporting, financial analysis of professional fees, calculation and preparation of complex distributions and preparation of fee applications.




A.S. – Legal Studies, City College, Miami, Fl

Certified Paralegal, National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA)

Advanced Certified Paralegal – Consumer Bankruptcy, NALA