Global credit, litigation and distressed investment leader for nearly 12 years (research head at Miller Tabak Roberts Securities 2006-2010, portfolio manager at Pine River Capital and Advent Capital 2010-2016), including dozens of litigation-intensive investments and trading opportunities. Corporate finance lawyer and analyst 1998-2006. Univ. of Chicago JD, Univ. of Cal. Berkeley BA.
Distressed and special situation investor with a longtime residential and commercial real estate focus with firms such as Nomura and a distressed real estate affiliate of Paloma Partners. He managed over $100 million of iStar loans and was a key member of the lender group which navigated it around bankruptcy risk triggered by condo and land loan defaults. Other real estate casework includes the bankruptcy of GGP and special situation/distressed investments in Capmark, Realogy, Hilton, and Maguire. Columbia Univ. MBA, Univ. of Pennsylvania BA. JF@Dundon.com/917-669-5963.
Mr. Hurwitz leads the firm’s efforts in media and entertainment opportunities, and participates more broadly in the firm’s restructuring, distressed investing and special credit opportunities businesses. He joined the firm after long a career as a senior business and legal executive in the entertainment industry. He holds a JD from Georgetown Law Center and a BA from Middlebury College.
Mr. Ha is the firm’s senior credit and bankruptcy analyst. He held progressively more senior roles in high yield and distressed debt credit analysis at Nomura, Goldman Sachs, Moab Capital and Otlet Capital, and before that junior investment banking positions at Lazard Freres and Jefferies. He holds an Honors BA from the Ivey School of Business at Western University.
Mr. Preis is a senior member of the firm’s team deployed across a diverse range of its engagements that can benefit from his nearly two-decade history in investment banking, highlighted by work at Houlihan Lokey from 2006 to 2018. He holds a BA and MBA from the University of Virginia.
Veteran investment and finance adviser in China with deep corporate and governmental relationships. Co-founder of COFACE China, one of the pioneers of Chinese export credit finance. Beijing native with a combined Chinese and Western education (MBA from Western University in Ontario, Canada).
Mr. Tucker is a veteran fixed income business development and sales professional. He is collaborates with the firm’s asset and engagement managers in initiatives around the firm, with a particular focus on sourcing borrowers and lenders for non-conventional lending opportunities.
Portfolio manager, investment consultant and attorney with a specialty in Russia, Eastern Europe and German-speaking Europe. Previously with Cadwallader and Wilson Sonsini law firms. JD Univ. of Chicago Law School, BA Middlebury College.
Economist, attorney and credit analyst with over 25 years of industry and academic experience. Currently faculty at Molloy College School of Business, formerly counsel and senior legal and special situations analyst with GMP Securities, F&D Reports, SBZ, MAK Capital, and Litespeed, and faculty at St. John’s University. PhD, JD and BA SUNY Buffalo.
Mr. Rizvi works with the firm on select real-estate focused opportunities. He is an expert in going-concern and restructuring real estate investment. BS Univ. of Pennsylvania (Wharton), MBA Columbia.