Marc J. Carmel has joined Longford Capital, a litigation finance firm, as a director in Chicago. Carmel practiced law for 17 years, most recently with Paul Hastings LLC, representing clients in restructurings and bankruptcies involving companies throughout the U.S. Now, Carmel focuses on deploying capital from Longford’s recently closed fund for commercial litigation claims, including those controlled by distressed companies, creditors’ committees, trustees, assignees, and receivers. He holds a law degree from Harvard Law School and a bachelor’s degree in...

Atlanta

William Anderson, BBA Finance

Michael C. Bagley, Action Capital Corporation

Bowen K. Flowers, Phoenix Management Services LLC

Jeff Gladstein, Turnaround Atlanta LLC

Robert W. Kirsch, Stroudwater Associates

California - Northern

Tim King, Hitachi Ltd.

Paul A. Mann, EY

California - Southern

Ioannis Michael George Fokos, Traverse LLC

Jan Hanssen, Sterling National Bank

Chicago/Midwest

Rob Cerato,...

Mary Jo Heston

Heston Is New Bankruptcy Judge in Western District of Washington

Mary Jo Heston, a member of the TMA Northwest Chapter for more than 20 years, was recently sworn in as a judge for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Washington. Chief...

Alabama

Matthew M. Cahill, Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC

Arizona

Nathaniel Curtis, Navigant Consulting Inc.

Ry J. Neri

Atlanta

Michael Bouhadana, The Keystone Group

Andrew Graziano, Synovus Financial Corp.

Jay Harrison, Ellucian

Mark M. Maloney, King & Spalding LLP

Dennis Phelps, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey

California - Northern

Debra Grassgreen, Pachulski Stang...

Alabama

James A. White, Eagle Business Credit

Arizona

Susan Conrad, Simon Consulting LLC

Atlanta

Neil Heyside, Deloitte CRG

Matthew J. McEnerney, Aurora Management Partners Inc.

Jay Moore, Whitehorse Capital Partners LP

Neal Mulford, AloStar Bank of Commerce

California - Northern

Jeannie Kim, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of California

Mark McKane, Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Sheon Karol has joined The DAK Group, a boutique investment bank serving middle market companies, as a managing director. He has more than three decades of experience and has negotiated transactions in industries that include manufacturing, biotech, pharma, for-profit education, medical research, agriculture, consumer goods, food & grocery, and sports. He brings a combination of executive, turnaround, legal, and finance experience that covers every facet of the middle market M&A transaction process. Karol holds a law degree from Yale University and...

Alabama

Christopher G. Brown, Newpoint Advisors Corporation

Bradley R. Hightower, Christian & Small LLP

Arizona

Ron Losefsky, ISD

Bradley J. Stevens, Jennings Strouss & Salmon PLC

George Wandachowicz, Biditup Auctions

Atlanta

Harry Bramson, Conway MacKenzie Inc.

John W. Cannon, Conway MacKenzie Inc.

Nancy D. Halwig, PNC Financial Services Group

Sarah Schrag, Dentons US LLP

Marc C....

Alabama

Tania Daniel, Porter Capital Corporation

Edward S. Sledge IV, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Arizona

Scott Ferguson, Sustainable Income LLC

James R. Lentine, Wise Enterprise Group LLC

Jared Shintaku, Pinnacle Bank

Atlanta

Michael Conrad, Gibraltar Business Capital

Case Fedor, Crystal Financial LLC

Dan L. Lawrence, Source Capital LLC

California - Northern

Duncan King, ...

Alabama

Frederick Aderholt, Warren Averett Kimbrough & Marino LLC

John R. Doody Jr.

Arizona

Jeromy Cushing, Liquid Capital Funding Solutions

Kevin B. Elliott

Philip Giles, Pite Duncan LLP

Wayne R. Lorgus, B2B CFO

Jordan Medl, Resolute Commercial Services

Dan Shorr, SMS Financial LLC

Robert Strauss, FTI Consulting

Atlanta

Radha Gordon

Sean Lelchuk, Far West Capital

California...

Arnold & Porter LLP and Kaye Scholer LLP have merged, with the combined firm known as Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP. With more than 40 bankruptcy and corporate restructuring lawyers, the firm’s practice advises on a full spectrum of insolvency and distressed situations, and members of the combined group have been involved in a myriad of major bankruptcy cases.  The firm has nine offices located throughout the United States and four international offices. TMA members of the combined firms include Rosa Evergreen, David von Saucken...