Stout professionals provide the full spectrum of restructuring and bankruptcy services. Our services include special situations investment banking, operational restructuring, bankruptcy advisory, and interim management services. Our engagements are typically staffed with multidisciplinary teams of senior professionals with expertise across the full range of relevant restructuring services, in addition to investment banking industry specialists, where appropriate. We aim to maximize successful outcomes for our clients by taking a pragmatic approach, combining practical experience and creative strategies that address the nuances of each case.
Stout provides customized special situations solutions tailored to meet the needs of middle market clients facing inflection points, from capital structure issues to other liquidity/financial matters. Our services address the full range of issues that may cause financial distress:
Stout’s restructuring experts provide guidance and strategic assistance in crafting a successful turnaround plan. Our professionals serve in both advisory and interim management roles, including chief restructuring officers and interim chief financial officers. Our services include:
For situations in which bankruptcy is an appropriate tool or the company has already filed for relief, Stout professionals provide an array of bankruptcy-specific services to our clients. We regularly serve as financial advisors and as interim management during court proceedings. Our services include:
Stout experts have been employed as court-appointed trustees, receivers, plan administrators, and liquidating agents, and have also served in other fiduciary capacities. Our overriding goal as fiduciaries is to act independently while we marshal funds and maximize the return on the debtor or estate’s assets and business interests. As fiduciaries, we are often charged with:
Stout professionals are also often retained by a court-appointed trustee to execute specific tasks, such as handling forensic accounting services or providing litigation-support services. As part of the bankruptcy process, we are often called on to deliver litigation-related assistance, such as:
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