Leader Board: Jeffrey C. Hampton
“It Starts With One Connection,” the theme for The 2022 TMA Annual, couldn’t be more relevant right now. Each TMA Global conference theme serves as a headline of the times, building on one another to guide us to the next. Past themes, such as “Reunited and Reignited,” “Get Ready for Impact,” “...
From Crisis to Clarity
As we embark on The 2022 TMA Annual, I harken back to a time not so long ago when we were talking about how to be a more forward-facing TMA. It was at a time when the appreciation for what TMA represented was less clear, and the messaging behind what it meant to be a member of this organization was...
Leader Board: Jeffrey C. Hampton
Given the history of TMA, a year wouldn’t be complete without a JCR focused on the automotive industry. As we all know, between tariffs, COVID shutdowns, supply chain issues, and gas prices, this has certainly been a volatile period for anyone trying to purchase a car and the large number of...
From Crisis to Clarity
Well into autumn, we come closer and closer to the grandness of conference season and the beginning of many positive steps forward with what lies on the horizon for 2023 and beyond for TMA Nation. Led by TMA Global President Jane Mitnick, our Governance Task Force has spent a good part of 2022...
Leader Board: Jeffrey C. Hampton
As we wave goodbye to summer and transition into our respective fall schedules, I hope you enjoyed some well-deserved rest and relaxation this summer. I am certain that even a short pause in the busy schedule of a restructuring, corporate renewal, or insolvency industry professional was a welcome...
From Crisis to Clarity
As we round the home stretch of a glorious summer in TMA Nation, all eyes turn to fall and a TMA Annual to be held in Boston, November 1-4, that will dazzle and delight. Our theme this year, “It Starts with One Connection,” highlights the beginning of a journey that speaks to what it means to be a...
Leader Board: Jeffrey C. Hampton
Welcome to the mass torts issue of the TMA JCR . This issue introduces some new moves for restructuring and bankruptcy professionals. At its most simplistic level, a mass tort is a civil action that involves a high number of plaintiffs against one or a few defendants. These lawsuits, which may be...
From Crisis to Clarity
As we journey into the second half of 2022, this is a good time to pause and reflect on where we are as an organization and how we continue to improve on what it means to be a member of TMA. When we opened the year, two notable projects were at the forefront. The first was our Strategic Planning...
Leader Board: Jeffrey C. Hampton
As professionals in the restructuring, corporate renewal, and insolvency industries, we witness obstacles and challenges caused by disruption that our clients and businesses face every day. Although no one could have predicted the “disruption of the century” caused by the COVID-19 global pandemic,...
From Crisis to Clarity
As we bring to a close the first half of 2022, I wanted to reflect on some highlights that speak to where we are as an organization and where we will journey for the balance of this year and beyond. Just a few weeks ago, Austin, Texas, was host to three different, yet equally empowering and...