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AlixPartners is a results-driven global consulting firm that specializes in helping businesses successfully address their most complex and critical challenges. Our clients include companies, corporate boards, law firms, investment banks, private equity firms, and others. Founded in 1981, AlixPartners is headquartered in New York, and has offices in more than 20 cities around the world. For more information, visit www.alixpartners.com.

www.alixpartners.com

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Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP (PSZJ) is the nation’s leading corporate restructuring boutique, with offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Wilmington (DE), New York, and Houston. PSZJ attorneys are experienced in representing all major constituencies in bankruptcy proceedings and out-of-court workouts, including debtors, committees, trustees, bondholders, asset-purchasers and third-party plan proponents. PSZJ also handles sophisticated business litigation and transactional matters as part of its renowned practice, and the firm is U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 "Law Firm of the Year" in Bankruptcy and Reorganization Law.

www.pszjlaw.com

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Duane Morris LLP, a law firm with more than 800 attorneys in offices across the United States and internationally, is asked by a broad array of clients to provide innovative solutions to today's legal and business challenges.  For three decades, our Wilmington office has been an integral part of the firm’s national Business Reorganization and Financial Restructuring practice, serving the needs of clients in Delaware and around the world.  The Wilmington office provides a wide range of corporate and commercial services, including sophisticated estate planning, trust administration and fiduciary litigation to individuals, corporate fiduciaries, business owners and charitable organizations.

www.duanemorris.com

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FTI Consulting is an independent global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political and regulatory, reputational and transactional. Individually, each practice is a leader in its specific field, staffed with experts recognized for the depth of their knowledge and a track record of making an impact. Collectively, FTI Consulting offers a comprehensive suite of services designed to assist clients across the business cycle — from proactive risk management to the ability to respond rapidly to unexpected events and dynamic environments.

www.fticonsulting.com

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BKD CPAs & Advisors is a national CPA and advisory firm that helps businesses realize their goals. We have 40 offices in 18 states, with approximately 3,000 dedicated professionals serving clients in all 50 states and internationally. Through cross functional disciplines and the complement of both technical teams and industry expertise, our seasoned and experienced insolvency and restructuring professionals provide thoughtful and insightful analysis, advice and guidance coordinated to address the strategic, operating, and financial elements of recovery, reorganization, and restructuring. The BKD Experience: Unmatched Client Service®. For more information, visit https://www.bkd.com/services/restructuring-special-situations.

www.bkd.com

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Epiq, a global technology-enabled services leader to the legal services and corporations, takes on large-scale, increasingly complex tasks for corporate counsel, law firms, and business professionals with efficiency, clarity, and confidence. Clients rely on Epiq to streamline the administration of business operations, class action and mass tort, eDiscovery, regulatory, compliance, restructuring, and bankruptcy matters. In the restructuring space, Epiq provides full support for all types of bankruptcy and restructuring cases for companies of all sizes including pre-filing consulting, claims management, solicitation and balloting, creditor notification, strategic communications, escrow services and disbursement, and virtual data rooms.

www.epiqglobal.com

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A powerhouse firm with the heart of a boutique, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP values the success of our clients above all.  Skilled practitioners in the areas of bankruptcy and restructuring, litigation, regulatory, real estate and corporate combine talents to address the unique complexities of our clients’ legal challenges.  We are practical in our advice and creative in our approach. Kelley Drye is a firm of more than 300 lawyers and other professionals practicing in New York, New York; Washington, D.C.; Los Angeles and San Diego, California; Chicago, Illinois; Stamford, Connecticut; Parsippany, New Jersey; and Houston, Texas.

www.kelleydrye.com

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Province, LLC is a nationally recognized restructuring financial advisory firm specializing in corporate and creditor advisory, forensic and dispute resolutions, and trustee-related services. The firm creates exceptional value to its clients, consisting of debtors, trustees, and official creditor committees, across a wide array of sectors by providing solutions to some of the most complex business challenges imaginable. With firm offices in Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Baltimore, Stamford, and Miami, we are always looking for high-performing talent to expand our professional team.

www.provincefirm.com

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Privately-held since 1983, Alvarez & Marsal is a leading global professional services firm that delivers performance improvement, restructuring & turnaround and business advisory services to organizations seeking to transform operations, catapult growth and accelerate results through decisive action. We advise on every aspect of the process from strategic direction to liquidity management to business plan development, helping management, investors, or creditors seeking to accelerate performance, overcome challenges and maximize value across the corporate and investment lifecycles. We fill executive officer roles, on an interim basis, to help guide companies through crises and other challenging business or economic environments.

www.alvarezandmarsal.com

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Arent Fox LLP is internationally recognized in core industries where business and the law intersect. With more than 450 lawyers and professionals, the firm provides strategic legal counsel and multidisciplinary solutions to a global roster of corporations, governments, and trade associations.

www.arentfox.com

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Bederson is a full service accounting and advisory firm with offices in Fairfield and West Orange, New Jersey.  The firm’s West Orange office comprises six partners, professional and support staff solely dedicated to providing insolvency and litigation services. For close to ten years, the firm has attained top recognition by New Jersey’s legal community for service expertise in bankruptcy, business valuations, forensic accounting and business accounting. Bederson is privileged to have helped clients in the legal community, private business and home offices reach optimal outcomes since 1937.

www.bederson.com

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Huron is a global professional services firm committed to achieving sustainable results in partnership with its clients. We offer a full suite of business advisory services in key areas, including capital advisory, commercial dispute advisory, investment banking, operational improvement, restructuring & turnaround, transaction advisory, and valuation. Our senior-level team members possess deep operating experience in a range of industries, with many serving as C-level executives. This enables us to efficiently analyze a situation and apply our knowledge to identify and implement value creation strategies. Through focus, passion and collaboration, Huron provides guidance to support organizations as they contend with the change transforming their industries and businesses.

www.huronconsultinggroup.com

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Paladin guides middle-market companies and their stakeholders through challenging financial, operational, and strategic transitions. Our team of expert consultants, from a range of disciplines, unites with our clients to deliver tailored solutions that yield tangible and lasting results. 

Your Mission is Our Mission. 

www.paladinmgmt.com

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Piper Sandler is a leading investment bank and institutional securities firm. At Piper Sandler, we help clients Realize the Power of Partnership®. Through a distinct combination of candid counsel, focused expertise and empowered employees, we deliver insight and impact to each and every relationship. We transcend transactions to define possibilities—enabling clients to achieve their short-term goals while realizing their long-term vision.

www.psc.com

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Bachecki, Crom & Co., LLP is a full-service CPA firm located in the San Francisco Bay Area specializing in complex Forensics, Valuation, and Tax matters. We have provided our clients with solutions for over forty-five years. Committed to excellence, we offer a complete array of services delivered with a personal and professional touch. We value our role as trusted advisors who know our business and respect yours. We are committed to integrity and honesty. Our dedication to the three underlying principles of professionalism, responsiveness, and quality ensures outstanding service to our clients.

www.bachcrom.com

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Our firm efficiently resolves your legal matters by assembling an accessible team of talent to develop a strategy and take action. We measure our performance by the results we achieve.

www.bg.law

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CohnReznick LLP is one of the top accounting, tax, and advisory firms in the United States, combining the deep resources of a national firm with the hands-on, agile approach that today's dynamic business environment demands. Many of the country’s top companies, lenders, law firms, and investment firms call on CohnReznick to assist in transitional, stressed, and distressed situations. With decades of industry and situation-specific experience, our professionals identify and implement financial and operational strategies that have improved clients’ process, profit, and recovery, resulting in increased value and decreased risk for stakeholders.  The Firm, with origins dating back to 1919, is headquartered in New York, NY with offices nationwide.

www.cohnreznick.com

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Cozen O’Connor has over 750 attorneys in 29 cities across two continents. We are a full-service firm with nationally recognized practices in litigation, business law, and government relations and our attorneys have experience operating in all sectors of the economy. Our Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Restructuring Practice focuses on domestic and international insolvency, creditors’ rights, bankruptcy, out-of-court restructurings, and reorganization. Our lawyers represent parties on all sides of bankruptcy matters, enabling them to anticipate needs and priorities of divergent constituencies and devise winning strategies. They also serve as mediators in high-level disputes, making them adept at focusing negotiations and navigating potential roadblocks.

www.cozen.com

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Deloitte CRG is a leader in helping organizations transform periods of financial difficulty or crisis into opportunities for resilience. Having led both large multinational organizations and mid-market companies through unprecedented challenges, we apply our unrivalled experience and superior foresight to achieve successful outcomes for our clients, their creditors and equity holders. Whether the goal is to enhance the performance of a healthy company or guide stakeholders through complex bankruptcy reorganization, our team works closely with the client to quickly understand their business and most urgent issues. 

DeloitteCRG@deloitte.com

www.deloitte.com/us/crg

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Development Specialists, Inc. (DSI) is one of the leading providers of management consulting and financial advisory services, including turnaround consulting, financial restructuring, litigation support and forensic accounting. Our clients include business owners, private-equity investors, corporate boards, financial institutions, secured lenders, bondholders and unsecured creditors. For almost 40 years, DSI has been guided by a single objective: maximizing value for all stakeholders. With our highly skilled and diverse team of professionals, offices in the U.S. and international affiliates, and an unparalleled range of experience, DSI not only achieves that objective, but has also built a solid reputation as an industry leader.

www.dsiconsulting.com

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KCC, a Computershare company, is a leading claims and noticing agent providing administrative-support services and consulting to companies undergoing corporate restructurings. KCC has set the standard for claims-administration services, with innovative technologies and the most experienced staff in the market who offer in-depth expertise and highly responsive client service. KCC provides claims administration, noticing, public securities services, strategic communications, document production, balloting and tabulation, disbursement services, and a suite of e-services on all digital platforms.  KCC has integrated automated chapter 11 depository services as well as chapter 7 solutions and software as they continue to expand their suite of services.

www.kccllc.com

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We are a boutique consulting firm representing debtors, creditors, and trustees in all aspects of bankruptcy proceedings.  We have built our business to assist parties in the most thought intensive and efficient manner.  Through our experience and knowledge of the Court process, we learned parties dealing with distress and bankruptcy need an experienced team of financial professionals to provide proactive Bankruptcy Services; Litigation Support and Expert Testimony; and Forensic and Investigative Accounting. 

www.rkc.llc

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The Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring Section of Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP brings a depth of legal knowledge, technological skill, and creativity to complex and fast-paced reorganizations, restructurings, liquidations, and distressed acquisitions and sales. Our 35 bankruptcy attorneys have been able to achieve optimal results in a wide array of industries. Publications such as U.S. News and World Report and Chambers USA continue to rank Young Conaway as one of the nation’s preeminent insolvency practices. Young Conaway’s bankruptcy and corporate restructuring attorneys represent clients’ interests in Delaware, the Southern District of New York, as well as other bankruptcy courts throughout the United States.

www.ycst.com

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At Goodwin, we partner with our clients to practice law with integrity, ingenuity, agility, and ambition. Our 1,400 lawyers across the United States, Europe, and Asia excel at complex transactions, high-stakes litigation and world-class advisory services in the technology, life sciences, real estate, private equity, and financial industries. Our unique combination of deep experience serving both the innovators and investors in a rapidly changing, technology-driven economy sets us apart. Goodwin’s sophisticated and full-service Financial Restructuring Group is fully equipped to help clients with the most complex high profile restructurings and distressed opportunities.

www.goodwinlaw.com

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Perkins Coie’s national, full-service bankruptcy and restructuring practice has experience representing virtually all constituencies in distressed situations. We are a leading international law firm that is known for providing high value, strategic solutions and extraordinary client service on matters vital to our clients’ success.  With more than 1,100 lawyers across the United States and Asia, Perkins Coie provides a full array of corporate, commercial litigation, intellectual property and regulatory legal advice to a broad range of clients, including many of the world’s most innovative companies and industry leaders as well as not-for-profit organizations.

www.perkinscoie.com

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Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher has more than 1,300 lawyers in 20 offices located in major cities throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America.  We are committed to providing the highest quality legal services to our clients in a personal, responsive manner.  We are a recognized leader in representing companies ranging from start-up ventures to multinational corporations across diverse industries from high-technology to manufacturing, financial institutions and other service companies to government entities.  The firm handles every aspect of litigation, crisis management, corporate transactions and counseling, corporate governance, regulatory law, antitrust law, business restructurings and reorganizations, tax, employment and labor law, intellectual property and real estate law, and many related practice areas.

www.gibsondunn.com

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GT’s professionals provide specialized expertise necessary to support parties involved in restructuring and insolvency. We serve as financial advisors to distressed companies and individuals, financial advisors to secured creditors and lenders, Chief Restructuring Officer, as well as interim CEO and CFO.  In the event the client is not able to restructure, we help businesses and individuals prepare for a bankruptcy filing by serving as financial advisors or accountants to the debtor.  GT also serves as Chapter 7 and 11 trustees and financial advisors to the unsecured creditor committee.  GT uses its decades of experience to compile bankruptcy schedules, evaluate claims, analyze tax implications, and assist with Bankruptcy Court and United States Trustee compliance reporting. For more information, visit  

https://www.gtllp.com/restructuring-insolvency-consulting

www.gtllp.com

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KapilaMukamal (KM) provides creative and innovative solutions to our client’s needs. Our collective practical acumen and expertise focuses to analyze complex business and litigation issues. KM has gained prominence and distinction by rendering restructuring, insolvency, fiduciary, forensic and investigative consulting, and litigation support services to a wide spectrum of industries. KM enjoys high credibility and recognition in providing quality and focused service.  As a market leader in the areas of creditors' rights and fiduciary matters, distressed business turnaround, insolvency taxation and complex commercial litigation support to law firms, KM believes results matter and has a proven track record demonstrating that goal.

www.kapilamukamal.com

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MalekRemian LLC is a team of operations, interim management, corporate transaction, valuation and litigation support professionals providing services throughout the United States.  We combine decades of experience with a hands-on client service model, personal commitment and on-call attention, devoted to helping you solve your business challenges and move forward.  MalekRemian’s senior level expertise drives value-added results across a range of industries, including energy and power, financial services and real estate, healthcare, manufacturing, technology and transportation.

www.malekremian.com

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ABOUT RSM US LLP

RSM US LLP is the leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market, with more than 9,500 people in 90 cities nationwide. It is a licensed CPA firm and the U.S. member of RSM International, a global network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms with more than 43,000 people in over 120 countries.  RSM uses its deep understanding of the needs and aspirations of clients to help them succeed. For more information, visit www.rsmus.com, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and/or connect with us on LinkedIn.

www.rsmus.com

About AIRA

AIRA is a nonprofit professional association serving the bankruptcy, restructuring and turnaround practice area. AIRA's membership consists of accountants, financial advisors, investment bankers, attorneys, workout consultants, trustees, and others in the field of business turnaround, restructuring and bankruptcy. AIRA members are among the most trusted and sought-after professionals in matters dealing with limited capital resources and deteriorating operating performance.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Refunds and Cancellations Policy—Cancellations made 3 or more days prior to a webinar are eligible for a refund, less a $25 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given for cancellations received less than 3 days prior to a webinar. Substitutions are allowed with written notice at least 3 days in advance of the webinar.

National Registry of CPE Sponsors

"Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors" is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org/.

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