Accounting and advisory firm BDO USA LLP has acquired Loughlin Management Partners & Co Inc., a boutique business advisory firm focused on corporate restructuring and turnaround services, interim management, as well as operational value creation services tailored for private equity investors. This group will operate as BDO Consulting Group LLC, a separate legal entity and affiliated company of BDO USA LLP.

With the addition of Loughlin, BDO expands its suite of event-driven business advisory services to support clients throughout their corporate lifecycle. The senior professionals of LM+Co Capital, a boutique investment banking and financial advisory firm specializing in middle market and restructuring engagements and affiliated with Loughlin will also be joining BDO.

Loughlin principal and managing director, James J. Loughlin, Jr., joins BDO as Managing Director responsible for leading the firm’s business restructuring and operational value creation practices. Most of the Loughlin team will relocate to BDO’s New York office at 100 Park Avenue, with others establishing a presence for the newly acquired restructuring and operational advisory group in BDO offices around the country including Arizona, Florida, Southern California, Texas and Pennsylvania.

The addition of Loughlin to BDO will be effective as of Aug. 1.