Jared Roach

Jared S. Roach



  • University of Michigan, 2003, B.A., Political Science, Study Abroad Program 2002-03, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 2009, J.D., cum laude, Pittsburgh Tax Review - Editor-in-Chief, 2008-09; Associate Editor, 2007-08; Gibson Award recipient given by the Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section of the Allegheny County Bar Association; CALI Award recipient in Legal Analysis and Writing and Advanced Bankruptcy;  
    Participant in American College of Bankruptcy Distinguished Law Student Program; Teaching Assistant to Legal Writing Professor Nancy Burkoff

Professional Admissions / Qualifications

  • Pennsylvania

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court - Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Northern District of Ohio

Following a one-year clerkship with Judge Gregory L. Taddonio with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, Jared rejoined the firm in 2015 as an associate in the firm's Financial Industry Group, practicing in the area of Commercial Restructuring & Bankruptcy. He represents indenture trustees, corporate debtors, secured lenders, and creditors’ committees. His experience includes representing lenders in out-of-court workouts and in workouts involving a receiver, and representing indenture trustees in bankruptcy restructurings and liquidations. Jared has also represented multiple debtors in their in-court restructurings under the bankruptcy code.

In addition, Jared has experience with bankruptcy court litigation and adversary proceedings.

Employment History

  • 2010 - Reed Smith
    • Clerkship (2014-2015)
  • 2008 - Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl, LLC
    • Associate (August 2009 - October 2010)
    • Law Clerk (December 2008 - May 2009)
  • 2008 - Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
    • Summer Associate
  • 2007 - Honorable Patrick M. Flatley, U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Northern District of West Virginia
    • Summer Internship


  • Honorable Gregory L. Taddonio, U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Western District of Pennsylvania (2014-2015)

Professional Affiliations

  • Allegheny County Bar Association