Cory Lipoff

Cory Lipoff

Executive Vice President
Co-Managing Partner
Hilco Merchant Resources

clipoff@hilcoglobal.com

Cory Lipoff serves Hilco Global as an Excecutive Vice President and Co-Managing Partner of Hilco Merchant services, specializing in structuring and implementing sophisticated asset redeployment strategies for retailers.

Prior to joining Hilco in 2000, Cory was a Partner in bankruptcy/commercial law at Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, one of the nation’s largest law firms. While at Jones Day, he participated in numerous major retail Chapter 11 cases including:  Federated Department Stores/Allied Stores Corporation, Herman’s Sporting Goods, Warehouse Club and Gantos. Cory has served as Chairman of the Compensation Committee on the board of directors of Loehmann’s, and on the board of advisors for the University of Florida, Miller Retail Center. During his tenure with Hilco Global, Cory has led initiatives involving tens of thousands of store locations and inventory valued in excess of $50 billion. Over the years, Cory has been called upon by many high-profile retail organizations and their advisors to maximize the value of inventory, fixtures and equipment. His list of notable clients includes: Montgomery Ward, Circuit City, Borders Book Stores, Forever 21, Toys “R” Us, Saks Fifth Avenue and Walgreens.

Cory is recognized expert in bankruptcy, corporate reorganization and restructurings, and a frequent speaker on legal, financial and bankruptcy issues. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin at Madison and earned his law degree from Northwestern University School of Law.