ATP Oil & Gas Corporation

Gordian Group was engaged by the major equity holders of ATP (and ultimately the Official Committee of Equity Security Holders) in connection with the bankruptcy proceeding.

BI-LO and Bruno’s Supermarkets

Gordian was engaged as consulting and expert witness in connection with the defense of claims brought by the Bruno’s liquidation trustee against Lone Star, BI-LO and affiliated entities.

Morgans Hotel Group

Gordian was engaged by a member of the Board of Directors as expert witness in connection with the defense of claims brought by a minority shareholder, OTK Associates, against the former Board of Directors.

Undisclosed Clean Fuel Technology Company

Gordian was engaged by a clean energy and technology fund with a distressed portfolio company; the Company was successfully sold and both the Lender and the Client received substantial economic benefits from the transaction.


Gordian was engaged to assist the Company in evaluating its options, ultimately finding an existing investor in the Company to provide the necessary financing to fund near-term growth and expansion.

Cogent / 3M

Gordian Group was engaged by counsel to 3M Cogent to deliver expert reports and court testimony in respect of a merger valuation.  The ultimate decision was favorable to our client.


Gordian Group was engaged to assist the ThermaCELL in effecting a sale of the business.

Crescent Resources LLC

Gordian Group acted as an Expert Witness for the Crescent Resources Litigation Trust in the case against Duke Energy  

Interfaith Medical Center

Gordian Group was engaged, through its joint-venture Gordian-Dynamis Solutions LLC, to develop alternative strategies for Interfaith Medical Center in advance of a potential closure or funding shortfall.


Gordian was engaged by a major law firm to review the Company’s independent directors’ role in the M&A process. Peter Kaufman produced an expert witness report and was deposed in court. Our client was ultimately granted summary judgment on all claims against the independent directors.  

American Airlines

Gordian’s client was able to negotiate successfully with both AMR and US Airways on the terms of new CBAs for which the TWU would consent. In addition to the labor aspects of the new arrangements, the TWU was able to negotiate for a meaningful equity stake in the merged airline.