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The Internationally-Recognized Brand for Excellence inValuation and Appraisal
Expert-Witness Services

Prevailing in Billions at Trial & ADR | Super Appraisers™ Elite-Rated

The Nationally-Recognized Brand for Excellence inReceivership and
Court-Appointed Fiduciary Services

Court-Appointed Receiver / Keeper / Trustee / Custodian / Special Master Services

The Internationally-Recognized Brand for Excellence inDistressed Asset Management
and Disposition Services

Assignment For The Benefit Of Creditors | Special Servicing | Special Situations

The Internationally-Recognized Brand for Excellence inPrivate-Equity Investing and
Distressed Asset Investment Banking

Wall Street Smarts ... Main Street Sense™

EDS Valuation and Appraisal Expert-Witness Services Group value assets across industries and asset classes worldwide. Our discipline-specific and multidisciplinary valuers are internationally recognized and accredited ASA/RICS/MAI & USPAP/IVS (Red Book) appraisal instructors—all well-published Super Appraisers® Elite-Rated international valuation luminaries.

We specialize in providing Appraisal Expert-Witness and litigation-support services to attorneys and law firms throughout the world, and we have prevailed in Billions-of-Dollars at issue in some of the world’s most complex—important—high-profile—and valuable valuation-related litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

EDS holds the only RICS Valuation Expert Witness Accreditation Service (EWAS) and Dispute Resolution Service (DRS) Certifications in the Western Hemisphere—one of only a handful of such Certifications in the world.

Receivership services refer to the management and administration of assets, property, or business operations by a court-appointed receiver. A receiver is a third-party individual or entity appointed by a court to take control of the assets of a business, property or assets of a person or organization that is in financial distress or under a court order.

For over 40 years in hundreds of assignments across industries and asset classes throughout the country, EDS has skillfully and judiciously served as Court-Appointed Receiver for all stakeholders to preserve, protect, manage, operate, and otherwise handle the disposition of real and moveable assets in commercial foreclosures, bankruptcies, business disputes, and myriad other legal proceedings.

Our award-winning Receivership services have earned us the distinction of being the only Court-Appointed Receiver in the country that the United States Environmental Protection Agency allows on active Superfund Sites.

Distressed Asset Management and Disposition Services

For over 40 years, EDS has skillfully guided and judiciously represented many of the world’s leading multinational corporations in the redeployment and disposition of their surplus/nonessential/overlapping capital assets (Investment Recovery) and many of the world’s leading financial institutions, attorneys and law firms, secured creditors, investors, and myriad other stakeholders in the recovery, disposition, and conversion of their distressed assets to cash (Asset Recovery).

Our award-winning services have earned us the distinction of being the only Distressed Asset Management and Disposition services company in the country that the United States Environmental Protection Agency allows to conduct such services on active Superfund Sites.  And, are pleased to serve as Keepers for the U.S. Marshals Service for federal court seizures of assets under admiralty jurisdiction.

From the disposition of active National Priorities List Superfund Site—to a Decommissioned Nuclear Powered Aircraft Carrier—to the Pencils-on-the-Desk, across industries and asset classes, real and moveable, we handle it all and we have generated and returned billions of dollars to our clients’ treasuries.

EDS Distressed Investment Banking and Mergers & Acquisitions Advisory Group provides financial and strategic advice to companies or assets that are undergoing special situations such as mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, or other types of corporate transactions. Our Distressed Assets investment bankers typically work with companies in financial distress or undergoing major changes to help them navigate these complex situations and optimize their financial outcomes.

We represent many of the world’s leading multinational corporations in the disposition of their surplus and nonessential assets, real and moveable (Investment Recovery), and financial institutions, attorneys and law firms, creditors, investors, and myriad stakeholders throughout the world in the disposition of their non-performing assets/debt (Asset Recovery).  This presents unique and exciting investment opportunities for skilled investors available only through EDS.

We leverage our proprietary global investment recovery, asset recovery, and distressed assets services platform to allow institutional and well-qualified private investors to participate alongside us as equals in such Distressed Asset Investing opportunities.

Deep Expertise

Appraisal Expert Witness
Appraisal Expert Witness
EDS Valuation and Advisory Services Group value assets across industries and asset classes worldwide. Our discipline-specific and multidisciplinary valuers are internationally recognized and accredited ASA/RICS/MAI & USPAP/IVS (Red Book) appraisal instructors—all well-published SUPER APPRAISERS® Elite-Rated international valuation luminaries having prevailed in Billions of Dollars at issue at trial and ADR.
Court-Appointed Receiver/Keeper
Court-Appointed Receiver/Keeper
In hundreds of assignments across industries and asset classes throughout the country, EDS has skillfully and judiciously served as Court-Appointed Receiver/Keeper for all stakeholders to preserve, protect, manage, operate, and otherwise handle the disposition of real and moveable assets in commercial foreclosures, bankruptcies, business disputes, and myriad other legal proceedings. We are the only Court-Appointed Receiver/Keeper in the country that the United States Environmental Protection Agency allows on active Superfund Sites.
Distressed Asset Management
Distressed Asset Management
For over 40 years, EDS has skillfully guided and judiciously represented many of the world’s leading multinational corporations, including Merck, Pfizer, GE and many others throughout the world in the redeployment or disposition of their surplus/nonessential capital assets (Investment Recovery) and many of the world’s leading financial institutions, attorneys and law firms, creditors, investors, and myriad other stakeholders in the recovery, disposition, and conversion of their distressed assets to cash (Asset Recovery).
Distressed Assets Investing
Distressed Assets Investing
Distressed assets investing refers to purchasing assets in financial distress, such as companies or properties that are in default or foreclosure. The goal of distressed assets investing is to purchase these assets at a discounted price and then turn them around by restructuring, repositioning, or selling them for a profit. EDS leverages its proprietary global investment recovery, asset recovery, and distressed assets services platform to afford institutional and well-qualified private investors to participate alongside us as equals in such Distressed Assets Investing opportunities.

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