As credit markets continue to tighten, bankrupt and financially distressed companies are finding it much more difficult to secure financing to emerge from bankruptcy. A panel of experts specializing in distressed-company financing will discuss the problems currently being experienced in the marketplace as well as what future trends might lie ahead for bankrupt companies looking to line up exit financing.
Bill Derrough is a managing director and co-head of the Recapitalization and Restructuring Group at Jefferies & Company, Inc. (New York).
Bill Lenhart is a partner and national director of the restructuring advisory firm of BDO Seidman LLP (Chicago).
Patrick Dumont is a vice president at Miller Buckfire (New York).
Ted Stenger is a managing director at AlixPartners (New York).
Prof. Jack Williams of Georgia State University is ABI’s Resident Scholar and a director BDO Seidman LLP.