Greenhill & Co., Inc. (GHL) Q1 2012 Results Earnings Call April 18, 2012 4:30 PM ET Executives Richard Lieb – Chief Financial Officer Scott Bok – Chief Executive Officer Analysts Devin Ryan – Sandler O'Neill Joel Jeffrey – KBW Howard Chen – Credit Suisse Douglas Sipkin – Susquehanna PresentationOperator
Good day. And welcome to the Greenhill First Quarter 2012 Earnings Call and Webcast. All participants will be in listen-only mode. (Operator Instructions) Please note this event is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to Mr. Richard J. Lieb, Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Lieb, please go ahead. Richard Lieb Thank you. Good afternoon and thank you all for joining us today for Greenhill's first quarter of 2012 financial results conference call. I'm Richard Lieb, Greenhill's Chief Financial Officer and joining me on the call today is Scott Bok, our Chief Executive Officer. Today's call may include forward-looking statements. These statements are based on our current expectations regarding future events that by their nature are outside of the firm's control and are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and assumptions. The firm's actual results and financial condition may differ, possibly materially from what is indicated in these forward-looking statements. For a discussion of some of the risks and factors that could affect the firm's future results, please see our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including our annual report on Form 10-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and current reports on Form 8-K. Neither we nor any other person assumes responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of any of these forward-looking statements. You should not rely upon forward-looking statements as predictions of future events. We are under no duty to update any of these forward-looking statements after the date on which they are made.