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Vice President


Bradley Kessel is a Vice President and a member of the Capital Solutions & Restructuring group at Lazard Middle Market. Mr. Kessel joined Lazard Middle Market as an associate in 2016 and over the last four years, his transaction experience includes both in-court and out-of-court restructurings and distressed M&A assignments. In addition, he has experience executing various financing and exchange transactions across the entire capital structure.

Mr. Kessel has worked with clients across a range of industries, including retail, automotive, industrial and telecommunications. Recent restructuring assignments include Z Gallerie, Rise Broadband, GST AutoLeather and Modular Space Holdings.

Prior to joining Lazard Middle Market, Mr. Kessel was an associate in AlixPartners’ turnaround and restructuring practice. While at AlixPartners, he worked on in- and out-of-court restructuring and turnaround transactions as an advisor to the company. Before AlixPartners, Mr. Kessel was an associate at Zolfo Cooper, a distressed and turnaround advisory firm. While at Zolfo Cooper, he worked on multiple restructuring transactions as an advisor to secured and unsecured creditors.

Mr. Kessel attended Babson College where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in Computational Finance.


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