Jeffrey Schwendeman
(201) 527 6661

Industry Experience

  • Commercial Lending
  • Commercial Printing
  • Energy
  • Health Care
  • Manufacturing
  • Media
  • Oil & Gas
  • Retirement Communities
  • Retail
  • Sports & Entertainment

Selected Cases

  • Chicago Tribune
  • Enduro Resource Partners
  • Gawker Media
  • Hawaii Medical Center
  • Kindred Healthcare (fka Vencor)
  • Non-Public Energy
  • Non-Public CCRC
  • Radio Shack
  • Refco, Inc
  • The Rose Garden
  • Sunrise Healthcare
  • Werner Ladder


Jeff Schwendeman specializes in financial and turnaround services for both companies and creditors. Mr. Schwendeman has substantial experience in the restructuring and workout of distressed companies in both out-of-court and bankruptcy settings.

Mr. Schwendeman has over twenty years of experience in distressed business consulting in the areas of strategic planning, business plan analysis, cash flow and liquidity analysis, business viability analysis, debt restructuring, business valuation, litigation support and mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining RPA, Mr. Schwendeman was a Senior Manager at Deloitte CRG, Deloitte’s restructuring and turnaround consulting group and Deloitte’s Forensic and Dispute Services Group. Prior to joining Deloitte, he worked for other restructuring and turnaround consulting firms, including Scouler & Company, Capstone Advisory Group, FTI Consulting and Policano & Manzo. Prior to Joining Policano & Manzo, Mr. Schwendeman was the controller for Insight Magazine.

Education and Affiliations

Mr. Schwendeman holds a BS in Accounting/Economics from Marietta College and a Masters of Business Administration from Regis University. Mr. Schwendeman is a CPA and member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Schwendeman is a member of the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors and the Turnaround Management Association.