one of the most well respected & longest-standing CPA firm
Shea Labagh Dobberstein offers comprehensive turnaround and restructuring consulting for troubled businesses in Millbrae, led by experienced finance professionals. Founded in 1944, SLD has helped our clients through multiple recessions, including the Great Recession of 2007 – 2009. As one of the most well-respected and longest-standing independent CPA firms in the Bay Area, we can help you navigate financial concerns, while taking steps to preserve or enhance your company’s value. Our team members provide extensive expertise in diverse industries, including real estate, manufacturing, construction, logistics, distribution and wholesale, food and beverage, and professional services.
Our rapid-response Financial Advisory Services practice provides comprehensive turnaround and restructuring consulting in the following areas:
- ■ Preparation of financial schedules and other statements for lenders and investors
- ■ Thirteen-week cash flow projections
- ■ Analysis of cost structure and capital structure
- ■ Analysis of inventory, accounts receivables, and accounts payables
- ■ Coordination with lenders, investors, and other stakeholders
- ■ Taskforce leadership coordinating management, auditors, and attorneys
- ■ Project management for companies looking to exit private equity or strategic buyers
- ■ Assistance in obtaining debt and/or equity funding when appropriate
With SLD, you receive the personalized benefits of a local firm, paired with the broader service capabilities of a large firm. Our five-to-one staff to leadership ratio allows us to remain highly responsive to your company’s unique needs throughout the year. As members of DFK International, we have access to a global network of independent advisory and CPA firms, enabling us to scale our services as your business grows. In addition to our turnaround and restructuring consulting, we offer complete financial support for your business, including outsourced accounting, tax, and audit services.
One of America’s Top Recommended Tax & Accounting Firms
Our unique approach has consistently earned recognition, including a ranking on Forbes magazine’s 2020 and 2021 list of “America’s Top Recommended Tax & Accounting Firms.” SLD has also been named a “Top 200 Firm” and 2020 “Best of Best Firm” by INSIDE Public Accounting. Our Financial Advisory Services practice is headed by Principal Bill Wright, who previously served as SLD’s senior M&A consultant. Before SLD, Bill has a 30-year career as an M&A accounting and finance executive, a turnaround CFO, a turnaround private equity investor, and a banker. In addition to Financial Advisory Services, Bill specializes in Financial Due Diligence and Analysis and M&A Project Management.