Kurt Hoffman is a Managing Director in the Desk Analysis, Capital Structure Research Group with significant expertise in bankruptcy and legal-process situations. Prior to joining Imperial Capital, Mr. Hoffman was an Associate with Davis Polk & Wardwell LLC, a law firm specializing in capital markets, credit, insolvency, and restructuring. Prior to this, Mr. Hoffman was a Senior Accountant with KPMG. Mr. Hoffman earned a J.D. from Washington University and a B.S. in Accounting from St. Louis University.