Emily Katz-Turner Joins Ducera Partners as a Managing Director

May 20, 2024

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ducera Partners LLC (“Ducera” or the “Firm”), a leading investment bank, today announced that Emily Katz-Turner has joined the Firm as a Managing Director. She will bring her experience analyzing complex contractual and structural situations to Ducera, and focus on liability management opportunities and/or mandates where liabilities may present adverse implications to stakeholders.

Ms. Katz-Turner joins Ducera from Morgan Stanley where she was an Executive Director within the fixed income division where she worked as a credit and legal analyst in the Distressed Trading Desk and Special Situations Group. Prior to Morgan Stanley, she served as an analyst at Chimney Rock Investments where she specialized in providing legal, regulatory and valuation analyses, and market research for investment opportunities across the capital structure. Before that, she practiced law at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP.

Michael Kramer, Chief Executive Officer of Ducera Partners, said, “Ensuring that we are well equipped to analyze, interpret, and understand complex issues and their potential implications in restructuring and other investment banking situations is imperative to thoughtfully advising our clients and helping them achieve their objectives. Emily’s knowledge and experience coupled with her proven track record makes her an ideal fit for the Firm. We are looking forward to leveraging her expertise in supporting our clients’ needs.”

Ms. Katz-Turner added, “Ducera has risen to become a leading investment bank and continues to strategically scale its platform in support of delivering optimal outcomes on behalf of its clients. I look forward to leveraging my experience and expertise to help the Firm enhance the advice rendered to clients, as well as deepen relationships with the broad array of stakeholders serviced by the Firm, including law firms, capital providers, and other relevant decision makers.”

Ms. Katz-Turner earned a A.B. cum laude in History from Harvard University and a J.D. cum laude from Fordham University School of Law. She serves as the co-chair of UJA's Next-Gen Restructuring Committee.

About Ducera Partners LLC

Ducera Partners is a leading investment banking advisory practice with expertise in restructuring, strategic advisory, liability management, capital markets, wealth management, and growth capital. Since its founding in June 2015, Ducera Partners has advised on over $800 billion in transactions across various industries. Ducera Partners has offices in New York, Los Angeles, and Stamford. For more information about Ducera Partners, please visit www.ducerapartners.com.