Our People

Each of our professionals has a wide range of skills and depth of knowledge accumulated through years of experience covering legal, finance and technology matters. Our multidisciplinary team have worked together for over a decade, allowing for more effective collaboration and deeper insight.

James Sinclair

senior managing director

  • 40 years of corporate finance/investment banking and advisory experience

  • Served as an advisor to creditor constituents in bankruptcy reorganizations over a span of 22 years

  • Previously served for 17 years as an officer or managing director in corporate finance at The First Boston Corporation, Smith Barney Harris Upham and Continental Illinois where he was head of East Coast Capital Markets

  • B.A. from Princeton and an M.B.A. from the Darden School of Business (UVA)

Brad Rapp

Senior managing director

  • 32 years of experience as a corporate finance attorney and as an investment banker and financial advisor

  • Represented debtors and various creditor constituents in bankruptcy reorganizations for the past 19 years

  • Previously VP of Whitman Heffernan Rhein & Co., assoc. corporate counsel to Commercial Union Credit Corp. and an assoc. attorney at Cahill Gordon & Reindel

  • B.S. from Lehigh University, an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, a J.D. from Fordham Law School, an LL.M. in Taxation from New York University Law School, and an LL.M. in Bankruptcy from St. John's University Law School

  • Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder

Alan Cohen


  • 40 years of experience in information systems and computer programming

  • Designed, developed and managed database systems and coordinate database input and search projects for multiple bankruptcy cases, regularly hosting document databases on behalf for other firms

  • Previously VP and Chief Technology Officer at Technilogix, Senior Associate Director and Database Development Manager at Pfizer, and a Manager at KPMG in their consulting department

  • B.A. from the University of Rochester and an M.B.A. from the Rochester Institute of Technology