Zack Bluestone is a senior member of the firm and responsible for managing much of BLI’s activities. As part of his robust corporate and litigation practice, Zack represents various government affiliated and private export credit insurers (in the U.S. and abroad), among other creditors, in resolving disputes throughout the world and in mitigating risk for those financing and insuring cross-border transactions. Specifically, Zack deals with such issues as international jurisdiction, international conventions such as the CISG (U.N. Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods) and the New York Convention, as well as other commercial matters.
Zack’s corporate practice includes representing a wide variety of businesses, including energy developers in facilitating project finance, and in doing so works with multi-lateral and bi-lateral financial organizations as well as private equity and debt providers.
Additionally, Zack travels extensively meeting with existing and new clients, as well as represents the firm internationally, including recent events in Chile, France, Spain, South Korea, China, Holland, Italy, Germany and the Czech Republic, which has provided him with the experience and background to be one of the firm’s senior members involved in sourcing and building new relationships.
Zack is a 2007 graduate of Rutgers University School of Law, where he specialized in international law and business transactions, and related courses. During his tenure at Rutgers, he was a legal intern for the Honorable Judith H. Wizmur, Judge of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey.
District of Columbia
U.S. District Court for District of Maryland
U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
U.S. District Court for District of Colorado
J.D., Rutgers University School of Law, 2007
B.A. Connecticut College, 2002