Founder and President


Moglia Advisors, Corporate Financial Consultants

Office: 847-884-8282



Corporate Financial Consultant

Alex D. Moglia is founder and president of Moglia Advisors. He serves as chief restructuring officer, turnaround and financial advisor, receiver, assignee for the benefit of creditors, bankruptcy trustee, liquidating trustee, examiner, expert witness, and M&A advisor. Prior to founding Moglia Advisors, Alex was an investment banker at Continental National Bank, and Director of Acquisitions at CNW Corporation, a diversified publicly-traded company. Early in his career, and prior to leaving the practice of law, he was a corporate attorney at Winston & Strawn.

Alex is a member of the International Committee of the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, and was a delegate at a recent United Nations conference in Vienna, Austria, on bankruptcy and asset recovery.

He is a member of the Commercial Receivers Association, and helped launch its Tennessee Chapter.

He served on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Federal Equity Receivers, and was Chair of its International Committee.

Alex served on the Board of Directors of the American Bankruptcy Institute, for which he founded and chaired its Finance & Banking Committee.

He participates in the not-for-profit Credit Abuse Resistance Education Group, which advises high school students on developing good credit and obtaining financial aid to pay for college.

Alex has a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Chicago Law School and attended the University of Chicago Booth Graduate School of Business. He has a Bachelor of Science of Foreign Service degree from Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

He is fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and French, and has working knowledge of Italian.

Publications and Lectures:

(Partial List)

  • Speaker: International Asset Tracing and Recovery – Nothing Ventured Nothing Gained but Look Before You Leap, National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, March 11, 2024, Miami, FL

  • Speaker: Under the Microscope: Identifying, Investigating, Addressing (and Prosecuting) Fraud in Bankruptcy Cases, MidSouth Commercial Law Institute, November 30, 2023, Nashville, TN

  • Speaker: Welcome to Your Worst Tax Nightmares, National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, June 8-11, 2022, Vancouver, Canada

  • Speaker: Corporate Ponzi Schemes, Memphis Fraud Seminar, February 24, 2022, Webinar

  • Speaker: Receiver as CEO: How to Manage an Operating Company in Receivership, National Association of Federal Equity Receivers, October 22, 2021, Los Angeles, CA

  • Speaker: Receiverships in Equity, or Can a Receiver Really Do That? Illinois State Bar Association, September 30, 2020, Webinar

  • Speaker: International Asset Recovery and Litigation Funding, International Bar Association, May 20, 2019, Sao Paulo, Brazil

  • Speaker: Business and Real Estate Receiverships, DuPage County Bar Association, January 24, 2019, Wheaton, IL
  • Moderator and Speaker: International Asset Recovery, National Association of Federal Equity Receivers, October, 2017, Miami, FL

  • Speaker: Swelling the Insolvent Estate: Asset-Tracing  and Recovery in the Post-Panama Universe, INSOL International Congress, March 20-22, 2017, Sydney, Australia

  • Co-Author: Fraudsters at the Gate: How Corporate Leaders Confront and Defeat Institutional Fraud, Journal of International Banking Law and Regulation, Volume 31 Issue 11, 2016

  • Speaker: Federal Receivers: A Weapon to Stop and Recover Assets from Fraudsters, Federal Bar Association, December 7, 2016, Webinar

  • Speaker: Show Me the Money…Or Not!, INSOL International Seminar, November 17, 2016, British Virgin Islands

  • Moderator: International Panel, National Association of Federal Equity Receivers, Fifth Annual Conference, October 13-15, 2016, Washington, DC