David Bart, CIRA, CDBV

Baker Tilly US, LLP

Chicago, IL

National Director, Restructuring and Complex Litigation

David Bart has over 30 years of experience assisting individuals, businesses and their counsel in complex matters from investigations and general consulting to commercial litigation. Assignments include business and strategic analysis, forensic investigation, operational assessments, restructuring, bankruptcy, workouts, and commercial litigation. Clients include public, private, and nonprofit/not-for-profit entities. David has provided financial and litigation consulting services and testimony involving business viability/feasibility, valuation, commercial damages, solvency analysis, fraudulent transfers, forensic accounting, and financial investigations. His engagements include matters in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, U.S. District Court, State Court as well as arbitration and mediation proceedings.


­ Areas of expertise include advisory and testimony services in strategic planning, feasibility analysis, financial and economic analysis, investigative accounting, statistical analysis, and business valuation for both profit and non-profit entities.

­ Services have resulted in business and financial restructuring, development of business and strategic plans, successful negotiation of credit support with as well as successful litigation outcomes. 

­ Clients include plaintiffs, defendants, committees, and other parties.

­ David has served as a named expert witness and as a financial and valuation litigation consultant.

He has served in the role of litigation/post-confirmation trustee, assignee for the benefit of creditors, post-closing arbitrator, and as a court appointed independent auditor.


· University of Chicago: M.B.A. (Finance & Accounting)

· University of Chicago: B.A. (Anthropology & Statistics)



Industry Involvement

· American Bankruptcy Institute

· Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors

· Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

· American Society of Appraisers

· American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

· Illinois CPA Society

About AIRA

AIRA is a nonprofit professional association serving the bankruptcy, restructuring and turnaround practice area. AIRA's membership consists of accountants, financial advisors, investment bankers, attorneys, workout consultants, trustees, and others in the field of business turnaround, restructuring and bankruptcy. AIRA members are among the most trusted and sought-after professionals in matters dealing with limited capital resources and deteriorating operating performance.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Written cancellation for the conference or any excursions must be received by midnight on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 for a full refund less a $75 cancellation processing fee. No refunds will be granted after May 18, but substitutions will be allowed.

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