Lloyd McGuire specializes in turnaround and financial restructuring, including both out-of-court and bankruptcy engagements. Mr. McGuire has over 15 years of cross-functional professional services experience, including roles as a business turnaround consultant, financial restructuring advisor, lawyer and litigator for public and private companies, lenders, unsecured parties and government entities. Mr. McGuire’s industry experience includes exploration and production (“E&P”), oilfield and energy services, midstream, downstream, engineering and construction, power and utilities, healthcare, metals recycling, manufacturing and security and defense.
Mr. McGuire’s experience representing both companies and lenders provides broad visibility for his clients. He has been responsible for assignments ranging from assisting companies as they prepare to raise capital and/or refinance, conducting and leading business diagnostics, strategic assessments, business plan creation, due diligence, cash flow forecasting, risk-weighted liquidity evaluations, corporate overhead review, debt negotiations and repayment strategies, collateral assessments, liquidation analyses, financial advisor communications management, to contingency planning, plan of reorganization negotiations, evaluation and negotiation of 363 sale processes, the review of debtor-in-possession financing, claims analysis and detailed recovery analysis.
A representative list of Mr. McGuire’s public engagements include AMPNI (Aegean), Boomerang Tube, Chicago Bridge & Iron, Dune Energy, Energy & Exploration Partners, EXCO Resources, Kingfisher Midstream, Liberty Resources, LSC Communications, Monitronics, RockPile Energy, SandRidge Energy, Shoreline Energy, Sundance Energy, Swift Energy, Tapstone Energy, and Penn Virginia Corporation.
Mr. McGuire regularly participates at industry events and speaks on various panels including the Turnaround Management Association’s Annual Conference’s Energy Restructuring and Revitalization panel and the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors/Turnaround Management Association’s Annual Energy Summit.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. McGuire interned with The Blackstone Group’s GSO Capital Partners, where he appraised credit investment opportunities in the E&P sector. Prior to that, he served on active duty in the United States Marine Corps as a Judge Advocate, where he spent much of his time focused on litigation, collectively prosecuting over 100 cases. While in the Marines, Mr. McGuire deployed to Afghanistan with an infantry battalion, where he acted as the Commanding Officer’s legal advisor on matters such as fiscal law, investigations, detainee operations and the law of war including the rules of engagement. Before separating from the Marine Corps with an Honorable Discharge, Mr. McGuire obtained the rank of Major.
Mr. McGuire currently serves as a Board Member on Texas A&M University’s MBA Advisory Board.