Milestones May 2020
David Balderach and Robert Novak have joined BDO USA’s business restructuring and turnaround services practice. Balderach, an industry veteran serving the lending and restructuring needs of energy and oilfield services businesses for the past 30 years, has joined the firm’s Houston office. Novak...
Newcomers
Alabama Blake Ragsdale Van Leer III Arizona Charles Conner Hyun Jun Kim, Columbia Business School Todd Stewart Robin A. Thompson, Kairos Strategy Group LLC Atlanta Aaron Browning, FTI Consulting LLP Michael J. Musso, Klynveld Peat Marwick Goerdeler California - Northern Steve K. Lee, CBRE Michael...
Getting the Deal Done, Even During a Pandemic
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, most people have had to adjust to the new normal of working remotely. Most nonessential offices and businesses began shutting their doors in mid-March. The uncertainty of so many different facets of everyday life being turned upside down was stressful to many,...
Winners and Losers
The COVID-19 pandemic has created winners and losers, often penalizing and benefiting entire industries on the basis of how their respective operations, products, and services fit into the new business environment. This phenomenon poses a challenge to business leaders sifting through myriad factors...
Remote Bankruptcy
The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on large portions of the American economy. Small and mid-size businesses have felt the greatest impact, because they generally have less cash flow and access to capital markets that can allow a company to weather a severe business interruption like that...
What Lenders Expect  from Borrowers Battered  by COVID-19 Fallout
The COVID-19 pandemic has created a seismic shock to the economy, slowing and in many cases stopping the gears of commerce. The resulting drop in demand for products and services has been dramatic, with U.S. GDP contracting 33% in the second quarter of 2020. This, in turn, has given rise to an...
Leader Board: Jeffrey C. Hampton
To say that this year has felt like something of a blur is an understatement. Our 2020 lives have a pre-pandemic and post-pandemic line of demarcation. Working remotely while maintaining a vibrant restructuring practice has certainly been a challenge. It has also presented many meaningful...
As Global Crisis Unfolds, TMA Membership Is a Necessity
Change does not come easily to many of us. It happens all around us all the time, however. Sometimes in small doses. Sometimes out of necessity. Sometimes fast and furiously when we are least prepared for it and are forced to grapple with how to digest and accept it. The pandemic has put change at...
TMA Minnesota

July 14, 2020

Given the trade wars and COVID-19 pandemic, the agricultural industry has experienced financial stress not seen since the 1980s. This panel will address underlying issues impacting the agricultural industry, and how to manage troubled credits during these...

TMA Chicago/Midwest

July 30, 2020

Get a view from the inside of the Paycheck Protection Program lending process from a lawyer, a banker and a payroll professional who have been knee deep in PPP since the program was created earlier this year. Out presenters will share their experience...