Kevin B. Paysinger – President
Lansing Roy, P.A.
Kevin Paysinger is a partner with Lansing Roy, PA. His practice focuses on representing individual and corporate debtors in Chapter 7, Chapter 11, and Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases. Mr. Paysinger graduated from the University of North Florida in 2003 with bachelor degrees in Business Administration and Marketing. He attended Florida Coastal School of Law, graduating with honors in 2008 in the top 2% of his class.
Robert A. Heekin Jr. – Chairman
Thames Markey & Heekin
Shareholder with Thames Markey & Heekin, P.A. in Jacksonville. His practice areas include bankruptcy, business, commercial and real property litigation. He is admitted to practice before all Florida Courts and the U.S. District and Bankruptcy Courts for the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida. Mr. Heekin received his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Florida, where he served as Chairman of the ACCENT Speakers’ Bureau and was a member of Florida Blue Key.
Mary Katherine (Katie) Fackler – Vice President
Katie Fackler is an associate in the Bankruptcy and Reorganization practice. Her practice focuses on bankruptcy, with particular emphasis on the representation of Chapter 7 trustees. Ms. Fackler’s experience also includes commercial litigation involving receiverships and secured transactions. Ms. Fackler received her undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and her law degree from the University of Florida where she graduated cum laude and served as Senior Research Editor for Florida Journal of Law and Public Policy, 2008.
Daniel F. Blanks – Treasurer
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough
A partner in Nelson Mullins, Mr. Blanks focuses on bankruptcy, financial restructuring, distressed asset acquisitions, creditors’ rights, commercial workouts and commercial litigation. He is experienced in representing corporate debtors, official and unofficial committees of creditors or equity holders, asset acquirers, plan administrators, liquidating trustees, secured lenders, creditors, and other stakeholders in a variety of business Chapter 11 cases, and foreign trustees in Chapter 15 proceedings. Mr. Blanks received his undergraduate degree from The College of William & Mary and his law degree from the University of Richmond where he graduated cum laude and served Editorial Board, Richmond Journal of Law & Technology, 2002