Duff & Phelps is the premier global valuation and corporate finance advisor with expertise in complex valuation, dispute consulting, M&A and restructuring. Our professionals balance analytical skills, deep market insight and independence to help clients make sound decisions.
We combine technical expertise with industry knowledge to deliver objective and independent assessments of value that are fully defensible and documented to withstand scrutiny from regulatory bodies, auditors and other stakeholders.
Disputes and Investigations
Our experienced testifiers and consultants counsel clients in disputes that may lead to litigation and other complex business matters, providing rigorous financial analysis in a clear and compelling manner.
We combine local, industry and technical expertise to advise public corporations, financial sponsors, family-owned businesses and other middle market companies on sell-side and acquisition advisory transactions.
We advise clients in corporate restructuring and turnaround situations as well as distressed transactions and insolvency matters, both in and out of court.
Alternative Asset Advisory
Our consulting services related to the valuation of illiquid, difficult-to-value investments and complex securities are focused on assets for which no “active market” quotations exist.
Compliance and Regulatory Consulting
Regulation continues to impact the Financial Services sector. From major consulting assignments in large financial institutions to start-up authorizations and on going compliance support, our team of ex-regulators, industry experts and consultants support clients with all aspects of regulatory advice and consulting.
We provide tax valuation, property tax, transfer pricing, business incentives advisory, unclaimed property and tax risk advisory services in connection with a range of tax issues related to transactions, compliance, planning and disputes.
We provide fairness opinions, solvency opinions, commercially reasonable debt opinions and ESOP and ERISA advisory across a variety of industries that can withstand the most rigorous scrutiny.
Legal Management Consulting
We maximize performance and efficiency within corporate and government legal departments and law firms by advising on strategic planning, operations, technology implementation, compliance and risk management.