Jarvis Buckman

last updated 12/8/2017

Jarvis Buckman

Analyst at Knighthead Capital Management , LLC

Location:
1140 Avenue of the Americas 12th Floor, New York City, New York, United States
HQ Phone:
(212) 356-2900

General Information

Experience

Director - Special Situations

Vice President - Parabellum Capital LLC

Distressed Trading - Credit Suisse AG

Class of 2011 - Columbia Business School

Vice President - Calyon SA

Structured Products Specialist - JPMorgan

Education

B. A.Columbia University

MBAColumbia Business School

Recent News  

People - Finance

Jarvis Buckman will serve as director of special situations.
Previously, Buckman worked at Knighthead Capital. PRESS RELEASE New York, NY, July 10, 2018 - Parabellum Capital LLC ("Parabellum"), a leader in litigation finance, today announced the launch of its Special Situations Group, welcoming Jarvis Buckman as Director of Special Situations. Mr. Buckman joins Parabellum from Knighthead Capital, a distressed-focused hedge fund, where he analyzed distressed situations to find investment opportunities across complex corporate and capital structures. Mr. Buckman's skills at identifying a wide range of litigation investing opportunities presented in capital structures positions Parabellum uniquely in the market. Mr. Buckman's arrival follows Parabellum's recent announcement that it expanded its sourcing and underwriting capabilities with three

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Parabellum launches special situations group, hires director

Jarvis Buckman will serve as director of special situations.
Previously, Buckman worked at Knighthead Capital. New York, NY, July 10, 2018 - Parabellum Capital LLC ("Parabellum"), a leader in litigation finance, today announced the launch of its Special Situations Group, welcoming Jarvis Buckman as Director of Special Situations. Mr. Buckman joins Parabellum from Knighthead Capital, a distressed-focused hedge fund, where he analyzed distressed situations to find investment opportunities across complex corporate and capital structures. Mr. Buckman's skills at identifying a wide range of litigation investing opportunities presented in capital structures positions Parabellum uniquely in the market. Mr. Buckman's arrival follows Parabellum's recent announcement that it expanded its sourcing and underwriting capabilities with three new hires. "Our industry is at the intersection of litigation and finance. Many of our competitors are focused exclusively on hiring legal talent. We have not shied away from adding to our bench of litigators, including recently. However, the addition of Jarvis reinforces our commitment to seizing opportunities and situations that span the spectrum of litigation finance," said Howard Shams, Parabellum Co-Founder and CEO. Mr. Buckman will work closely with Mr. Flics, a leading bankruptcy expert with over three decades of experience at some of the world's top law firms including Linklaters, Latham & Watkins, and Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. While Parabellum's Special Situations Group will have synergies with its Bankruptcy Group, Mr. Buckman's mandate will encompass the full range of special situations investing, seeking to capitalize on diverse opportunities related to litigants' capital structures. Mr. Buckman will also work closely with Moshe Schwartz, Director of Portfolio Management, on individual case and portfolio hedging and other risk-mitigation strategies. With Jarvis, we create the ability to leverage deep credit perspective on top of our litigation acumen to find the best approach to risk-taking in any given situation," continued Mr. Shams. Jarvis Buckman. Jarvis was previously an investment analyst at Knighthead Capital, a leading investment adviser specializing in event driven, distressed credit and special situation opportunities across complex corporate and capital structures. Prior to Knighthead, Jarvis was the key credit strategist within Credit Suisse's bankruptcy claim trading activity, where he managed the transaction process from sourcing to settlement. Jarvis previously held posts as a structured products specialist at Société Générale, Crédit Agricole, and JPMorgan. Jarvis received his M.B.A. from Columbia Business School in 2011 and earned a B.S. in industrial engineering and a B.A. in economics, both from Columbia University, in 2003.

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Attorneys - Parabellum Capital

Jarvis Buckman
Director of Special Situations As Parabellum's Director of Special Situations, Jarvis analyzes and sources distressed situations to find investment opportunities across complex corporate situations and capital structures. Prior to joining Parabellum, Jarvis held roles as a distressed investing analyst at Knighthead Capital Management, LLC and Credit Suisse. He advised trading desks on market, valuation, and legal risk pertaining to investment and trading strategies. At Credit Suisse, Jarvis was also the key credit strategist in the Bank's bankruptcy claim trading activity, where he managed the transaction process from sourcing to settlement. Jarvis previously served as a structured products specialist at JPMorgan, Société Générale, and Crédit Agricole. At JPMorgan, Jarvis was integral in building a product platform for highly customized structured notes that facilitated risk-taking across all asset classes with available derivative instruments. As a Vice President at Société Générale, he developed a strategy for trading options on bespoke correlation tranches. And as a Vice President at Crédit Agricole, Jarvis scaled the volume of the Bank's index correlation business, becoming the leading structured credit sales producer in North America in 2008 and transforming the Bank into a full-service credit correlation dealer. Jarvis received his B.S. and B.A. from Columbia University in the City of New York and his MBA from Columbia Business School. While an undergraduate, he was awarded the Bill Gates Scholarship and the Eisenhower Watch, given to the four-year varsity letterman graduating with the highest cumulative grade point average at Columbia University.

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