Our Partners

The perfect team — we blend a background in law and investment to provide an outstanding client experience tailored to your needs.

Elliot Eisenberg

Managing Director 


Mr. Eisenberg has been involved for many years in securities and private claims of companies undergoing restructurings. He holds a BA in economics from DePaul University in Chicago, and an MA in economics from The University of Massachusetts at Amherst. 


Email Mr. Eisenberg: elliot@AppellateAdvance.com


John Rosenbaum, Esq.

Managing Director 


John Rosenbaum has held finance and strategy positions at American Express Company and currently practices law in California and New York. Rosenbaum served as law clerk and judicial extern, respectively, to the chief judge of the federal district court for Eastern California, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the US Attorney in San Francisco. He has practiced at White & Case LLP and brings over ten years experience in the litigation funding space, having participated in the funding of over 100 appellate cases of all types and sizes throughout the United States. Rosenbaum is a graduate of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and the University of San Francisco Law School, where he was an editor of the USF Law Review.


Email Mr. Rosenbaum:  john@AppellateAdvance.com


Susie Headlee

Senior Vice President 


Ms. Headlee recently retired from the federal judiciary after 24 years of service. She worked as the Alternative Dispute Resolution/Pro Bono Administrator for the U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho. Prior to joining the District Court, she worked for Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Judges in Alaska, California and Idaho.


Email Ms. Headlee:  sbheadlee@gmail.com