Russell Belinsky joined Duff & Phelps in 2006. He is a senior managing director in the firm's Los Angeles office and co-leader of the Restructuring Advisory practice. He has more than 20 years of corporate finance and restructuring experience.
In 1990, Russell co-founded Chanin Capital Partners, a leading specialty investment banking firm, which was acquired by Duff & Phelps in 2006. Previously he was with the law firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. Russell has extensive experience in all phases of domestic and international financial restructurings and recapitalizations, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and expert testimony. Recent clients include Alliance Entertainment, Bally's Grand, Inc., Cerplex Group, Leap Wireless, Loews Cineplex, McLeodUSA, Sunterra Corporation and United Artists.
Russell holds a J.D, cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center and a B.S., magna cum laude, in business administration from Wayne State University.