Jeffrey T.  Sutton

Jeffrey T. Sutton

CPA, CIRA, CFF, Partner Emeritus

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New York, NY 10019
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Jeffrey Sutton is partner emeritus at Friedman LLP, formerly in charge of the Corporate Recovery Services group.  With over 30 years of experience, Jeff has served the various parties-in-interest for bankruptcy proceedings and was a financial advisor to numerous creditors’ committees. 


Jeff's work has focused on various industries including retail, apparel, telemarketing and healthcare.  Jeff is also an expert in the pari-mutuel/racing industry. 

Prior to joining Friedman, he held positions as National Managing Director of Corporate Recovery and Audit Partner at two national accounting firms.

His expertise includes:

  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency
  • Forensics, Fraud, Ponzi Schemes
  • Creditors’ Rights

Jeff was recognized as a leader in the bankruptcy, insolvency and forensic community, both domestically and internationally. He has lectured for a variety of industry groups including presentations at the Restructuring and Investing conference in Shanghai, China and at various conferences in the United States.

Some of Jeff's representative clients include Fortunoff Jewelers, eToys, Loehmann’s, Starter Corp, One Price Stores, New York Racing Association, El Commandante Racetrack, Telebrands, Cross Media Marketing and Hit or Miss Stores.  His testimony includes Broadway City LLC, Nationwide Computers & Electronics, Inc. and El Comandante Management Company, LLC.

  • Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors, Board of Directors
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts
  • American College of Forensic Examiners
  • International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy Professionals
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • New Jersey State of Certified Public Accountants
  • New York Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • New York Institute for Credit, Board Member