Suzanne Roski, Partner

Suzanne Roski has nearly 35 years of professional experience, 20 of it providing troubled company, litigation, forensic investigation, and valuation consulting. She assists debtors, secured lenders, official committees of unsecured creditors, and trustees in Chapter 11 and 7 bankruptcy cases. Suzanne has also served as a fiduciary in roles including as Chief Restructuring Officer, Liquidating Trustee, and Receiver. Prior to consulting, she held executive positions in public and private companies, primarily in operating finance and controller roles.

Suzanne serves on the board of the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors (AIRA).  She is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI), International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC), and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA).

Representative Experience

  • Financial Advisor to Chapter 7 Trustee of LeClair Ryan, a national law firm. Providing investigative and litigation support services in connection with Chapter 5 recovery actions.
  • CRO, President, and Treasurer for manufacturer of saltwater batteries, Aquion Energy. Wound down operations, led company through Chapter 11, consummated 363 sale, negotiated class action WARN settlement, and adjudicated all claims. Serves as Liquidation Trustee for the post-confirmation trust.
  • Receiver for two skilled nursing homes and an assisted living facility. Successfully transferred facilities per Change of Ownership agreements to new operator with no delay in or loss of third-party payor reimbursements or decline in resident care.
  • Financial Advisor to Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors for Nine West, a retailer and wholesaler of footwear, clothing, and accessories. Assisted committee by providing forensic, consulting, and litigation support services related to an LBO transaction which was the subject of a fraudulent conveyance recovery action.
  • Financial Advisor to Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors for Alpha Natural Resources, a $4B coal mining company. Assisted committee determine existence and potential value of unencumbered assets and waterfall scenarios in complex multi-debtor structure.
  • Financial Advisor to Chapter 7 trustee of RoomStore, a furniture retailer. Served as damages expert in D&O action against former CEO. Supported trustee through wind-down of estate and adjudication of all claims.
  • Financial Advisor to the Free Lance-Star, a newspaper publisher and operator of radio stations and broadcast towers during Chapter 11. Oversaw sale process of each business through 363 sales. Provided expert testimony to set secured lender’s allowed credit bid.

Contact Information

E-mail: suzanne.roski@cr3partners.com
Phone: (804) 822-6948
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Industries

  • Retail
  • Hospitality
  • Health Care
  • Manufacturing
  • Energy
  • Financial Services

Education & Certifications

  • B.S., University of Richmond
  • M.B.A., University of Virginia
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Insolvency & Restructuring Advisor
  • Certification in Distressed Business Valuation
  • Fellow, American College of Bankruptcy

Suzanne Roski, Partner

Contact Information

E-mail: suzanne.roski@cr3partners.com
Phone: (804) 822-6948
LinkedIn | VCard


Industries

  • Retail
  • Hospitality
  • Health Care
  • Manufacturing
  • Energy
  • Financial Services

Suzanne Roski has nearly 35 years of professional experience, 20 of it providing troubled company, litigation, forensic investigation, and valuation consulting. She assists debtors, secured lenders, official committees of unsecured creditors, and trustees in Chapter 11 and 7 bankruptcy cases. Suzanne has also served as a fiduciary in roles including as Chief Restructuring Officer, Liquidating Trustee, and Receiver. Prior to consulting, she held executive positions in public and private companies, primarily in operating finance and controller roles.

Suzanne serves on the board of the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors (AIRA).  She is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI), International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC), and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA).

Representative Experience

  • Financial Advisor to Chapter 7 Trustee of LeClair Ryan, a national law firm. Providing investigative and litigation support services in connection with Chapter 5 recovery actions.
  • CRO, President, and Treasurer for manufacturer of saltwater batteries, Aquion Energy. Wound down operations, led company through Chapter 11, consummated 363 sale, negotiated class action WARN settlement, and adjudicated all claims. Serves as Liquidation Trustee for the post-confirmation trust.
  • Receiver for two skilled nursing homes and an assisted living facility. Successfully transferred facilities per Change of Ownership agreements to new operator with no delay in or loss of third-party payor reimbursements or decline in resident care.
  • Financial Advisor to Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors for Nine West, a retailer and wholesaler of footwear, clothing, and accessories. Assisted committee by providing forensic, consulting, and litigation support services related to an LBO transaction which was the subject of a fraudulent conveyance recovery action.
  • Financial Advisor to Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors for Alpha Natural Resources, a $4B coal mining company. Assisted committee determine existence and potential value of unencumbered assets and waterfall scenarios in complex multi-debtor structure.
  • Financial Advisor to Chapter 7 trustee of RoomStore, a furniture retailer. Served as damages expert in D&O action against former CEO. Supported trustee through wind-down of estate and adjudication of all claims.
  • Financial Advisor to the Free Lance-Star, a newspaper publisher and operator of radio stations and broadcast towers during Chapter 11. Oversaw sale process of each business through 363 sales. Provided expert testimony to set secured lender’s allowed credit bid.

Education & Certifications

  • B.S., University of Richmond
  • M.B.A., University of Virginia
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Insolvency & Restructuring Advisor
  • Certification in Distressed Business Valuation
  • Fellow, American College of Bankruptcy