He maintains a presence in A&M's Phoenix, Los Angeles and San Francisco offices. Mr. Liebman has 20+ years of experience advising stressed and distressed companies and their creditors. He specializes in the development and implementation of strategic, financial and operating plans for over-leveraged and undercapitalized companies. He also serves on the firm’s valuation committee.
Mr. Liebman has assisted companies in developing business plans, implementing strategic and operational restructuring initiatives, operating with liquidity constraints, raising capital, monetizing assets, managing creditor relationships and negotiating capital structure restructuring strategies. Some of his notable assignments include AMERCO/U-Haul, Conexant Semiconductor, CSK Auto, Euro Fresh Farms, Forbes Energy, Fresh & Easy Markets, Grubb & Ellis, Isola, NCM Group, Nellson Nutraceutical, OM Group, Regal Cinema, Shea Homes, Top-Flite Golf, Skopos Financial, UDC Homes, Washington Group, Western Pacific Airlines, William Lyon Homes and World Kitchen.
Prior to his role as co-leader of NACR-West, Mr. Liebman was a founding Managing Director with Alvarez & Marsal Securities where he oversaw the western region and executed balance sheet restructurings, financings and sales transactions for clients. Prior to founding Alvarez & Marsal Securities, he was an investment banker with DLJ and Credit Suisse in Los Angeles. Mr. Liebman began his career in the corporate restructuring group at Arthur Andersen where he advised clients in financial distress.
Mr. Liebman earned a bachelor's degree in business administration, with a concentration in accounting, from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA in finance, from the University of Chicago. He is a member of the TMA and ABI, and of the Young Presidents Organization. Mr. Liebman has passed the CPA exam and numerous NASD securities exams, including Series 24,7 and 63 exams.