Avelino A.Garcia


New York + 1.212.326.3760

Avelino Garcia represents clients in complex commercial litigation matters including environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG)-related disputes; the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA); the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FRCA); contractual disputes; and bankruptcy. Avelino has experience at the pleadings, discovery, and dispositive motions phases of litigation.

Avelino also maintains an active pro bono practice with a particular focus on attaining asylum or other legal status for migrants.


  • Wells Fargo-led syndicate of lenders successfully negotiate secured $1.1 billion restructuring credit facility for Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PREIT)Jones Day represented Wells Fargo Bank, National Association (“Wells Fargo”), as administrative agent, in connection with the Chapter 11 financial reorganization plan of Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (“PREIT”), a publicly traded real estate investment trust that owns and manages a portfolio of shopping malls totaling over 23 million square feet of retail space.