Paul N. Shields has over twenty-five years of experience as a valuation expert and restructuring professional.
His professional designations include Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV), Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor (CIRA), and Certification in Distressed Business Valuation (CDBV). He has expertise in business valuation and damage assessments—particularly in the context of financial distress and bankruptcy. He has assessed reasonably equivalent value and solvency in the context of avoidance actions, and has valued business interests and assets in the context of corporate reorganizations and distressed sales.
Mr. Shields has advised creditors, trustees, receivers, and debtors in restructuring and bankruptcy matters. He has testified in federal and state courts on numerous occasions, and has been appointed as a receiver, special master, and mediator.
2005 – 2011
Neilson Elggren LLP
2001 – 2005
1998 – 2001
Neilson Elggren Durkin & Company
Staff account and manager
1988 – 1998
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV)
Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor (CIRA)
Certification in Distressed Business Valuation (CDBV)
Areas of Expertise
University of Utah
BA, Accounting, 1987