Firms in Attendance

The following firms were represented at The 2018 TMA Annual (as of Friday, August 17):


Accord Financial Inc.


AloStar Capital Finance

Alterna Capital Solutions

Alvarez & Marsal

Amerisource Funding Inc

Andrew M Toft Attorney at Law

Arch + Beam

Archer & Greiner P.C.

Ares Capital Managment LLC

Arthur B Levine Company Inc

Ashby & Geddes PA

Assessment Technologies Ltd

Atalaya Capital Management

Aterian Investment Partners

Aurora Management Partners Inc

Bain Capital Credit

Baker & Hostetler LLP

Balmoral Advisors LLC

Bank of America

Barron Business Consulting

BBVA Compass

BDO Consulting


Berger Singerman PA

Berkeley Research Group, LLC

Bibby Financial Services Inc

Big Shoulders Capital LLC

Birch Lake Holdings

BlackBriar Advisors LLC

Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP

Bloomberg News

Blue Dove Capital LLC

Blue Hills Bank

Bluechip Asset Management

Bluejay Advisors LLC


BMC Group Inc

BRG Capstone

Brigard Urrutia

Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Burns & Levinson LLP

Burr & Forman LLP

Business Capital 

Butler Snow LLP

Cairncross & Hempelmann PS

California Bank of Commerce

Cambridge Trust Company

Canaccord Genuity Inc

Capstone Headwaters

Carl Marks Advisors

Cassel Salpeter & Co LLC

Castrén & Snellman Attorneys Ltd

Change Capital LLC

Chesapeake Collateral Consulting Inc


CIT Corporate Finance 

Clear Thinking Group LLC

Context Business Lending, LLC

Continental Shelf Investment Capital Inc

Conway MacKenzie Inc

Conyers Dill and Pearman

Core Industrial Partners

Cortland Capital Market Services LLC

CR3 Partners

Cunningham & Associates Inc

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP


Deliotte CRG

Development Specialists Inc

Donlin Recano & Company Inc

Dorset Partners LLC

Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

East West Bank

EisnerAmper LLP

ENGS Commercial Capital

Equiniti Riskfactor

Excelsior Capital Partners LLC

ExWorks Capital

FC Crestone LLC

Financial Recovery Strategies

First Business Capital Corporation

First City Administrators

First Niagara Financial Group

Five G Capital Partners

FocalPoint Partners LLC

Foley & Lardner LLP

Fortress Investment Group LLC

Fox Rothschild LLP

Fredrikson & Byron PA

Fritsch Consulting, LLC

G2 Capital Advisors

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

Gavin/Solmonese LLC

Getzler Henrich & Associates LLC

Gibraltar Business Capital

Gordon Brothers

Gowling WLG

Graphic Arts Advisors

Great American Group

Great Rock Capital

Greenberg Traurig LLP

Guardian Computer LLC

Gulf Coast Business Credit

Hahn & Hessen LLP

Hale Capital Partners

Heritage Equity Partners

Heritage Global Partners

Highview Capital

Hilco Global

Hiroshi Hieda Certified Tax Accountant Office

Holland & Knight LLP

Hoover Slovacek LLP

Horwood Marcus & Berk Chartered


Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP



Jackson Waller

Jenner & Block LLP

JLA Asia

JND Corporate Restructuring


KCP Advisory Group LLC

Keen-Summit Capital Partners LLC


King & Spalding LLP

Klestadt Winters Jureller Southard & Stevens, LLP


Korn/Ferry International

Lantern Capital Partners

LBC Credit Partners Inc

Lincoln International LLC

Littler Mendelson

Loughlin Management Partners + Company

LSQ Funding Group LC

Malfitano Partners

Manewitz Weiker Associates LLC

Marquette Business Credit 

Maslon LLP

Maynards Capital Services

Maynards Industries Ltd

McGuireWoods LLP

MidCap Business Credit LLC

MidCap Financial LLC

Miles & Stockbridge PC

Miller Buckfire & Co LLC


Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP

Morris Nichols Arsht & Tunnell LLP


Moye White LLP

Nathan Associates, Inc.

Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP

North Mill Capital LLC

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

Novo Advisors

Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP

Onyx Asset Advisors, LLC

Park National Bank

Pathfinder Group LLC

Peak Rock Capital

PiperJaffray & Co

Plante Moran

Polsinelli PC

Portage Point Partners

Presidential Financial Corporation

Prime Clerk LLC

Quest Turnaround Advisors LLC

r2 advisors llc


Ravinia Capital LLC

Raymond James & Associates Inc

Renovo Capital

Republic Business Credit LLC

Resilience Capital Partners LLC

Richter Consulting

Ritchie Bros

Riveron Consulting LLC

Riverside Company

RJ Reuter Business Consulting

Rosenthal & Rosenthal Inc

Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC


Rust Omni

SAK Management Services LLC

Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

SB Capital Group LLC

SC Ventures

Schneider Downs Meridian LP

SierraConstellation Partners LLC

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

SM Financial Services Corporation

SM Law, PC

SME Advisors LC

SPECTRUM Commercial Services

SSG Capital Advisors LLC

Stout Risius Ross, LLC

Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young LLP

Strasburger Retail

Studio Legale Ghia

Sugar Felsenthal Grais & Helsinger LLP

Summit Financial Resources LP

Summit Investment Management LLC

Sunflower Bank, N.A.

Super G Capital

SVN AuctionWorks

TD Bank NA

Thomas J Allison & Associates

Thomerson Freeman & Rogers P.C.

Tiger Capital Group LLC

Tranzon LLC


Traxi LLC

Trive Capital

United States Bankruptcy Court District of Delaware

United States Bankruptcy Court Western District of Wisconsin

United States Bankruptcy Court Northern District of Georgia

United States Bankruptcy Court WDWA

Veritas Financial Partners

Versa Capital Management LLC

VION Receivable Investments Inc

Walsh Pizzi O’Reilly Falanga LLP

White Oak Commercial Finance LLC

White Oak Global Advisors

Whiteford Taylor & Preston LLP

Winter Harbor LLC

WNB Specialty Finance

Wolverine Partners

Xtract Research

Zolfo Cooper LLC



Stay tuned for the 2019 agenda. 2018 is below.


Tuesday, September 25  
3:00 - 6:00 p.m. Joint Executive Board/Board of Trustees Meeting*
Wednesday, September 26  
7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Golf Registration & Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. TMA Golf Scramble**
Sponsored by Ritchie Bros.
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration Open
Sponsored by Hahn & Hessen
1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Attendee Lounge Open
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
TMA NextGen
Community Service Activity
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Certification Oversight
Committee Meeting*
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Chapter Presidents Council Meeting*
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Making Connections:
First Time Attendee Reception

Sponsored by Context Business Lending, LLC
4:00 - 4:15 p.m. Opening Remarks
4:15 - 5:00 p.m. Keynote: Frits van Paasschen
5:00 - 5:30 p.m. Transportation to Opening Reception at Cheyenne Lodge
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Opening Reception at Cheyenne Lodge
Sponsored by Dorsey & Whitney LLP, r2 advisors llc, Summit Investment Management LLC
Thursday, September 27  
5:30 - 6:00 a.m. TMA Annual 5K Run/Walk Registration
6:00 - 7:00 a.m. TMA Annual 5K Run/Walk**
7:30 - 6:00 p.m. Registration Open
Sponsored by Hahn & Hessen
7:30 - 6:00 p.m. Attendee Lounge Open
7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Networking Breakfast and Bloody Mary Bar
Sponsored by LSQ

8:30 - 8:50 a.m. Opening Remarks & Awards Recognition
8:50 - 9:30 a.m. Soundbites from Industry Experts
9:30 - 9:45 a.m. Networking Break
Sponsored by Gordon Brothers
9:45 - 10:30 a.m. Turnaround Tools
10:30 - 10:45 a.m. Networking Break
Sponsored by Gordon Brothers
10:45 - 11:30 a.m. Opportunity Abounds: Staying Busy in a Bankruptcy-Lite Economy
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Hall of Fame Induction & Networking Lunch
Sponsored by AlixPartners
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. TMA Hall of Fame Panel Discussion
1:30 - 1:45 p.m. Networking Break
Sponsored by Gordon Brothers
1:30 - 2:00 p.m. Moscow Mule Bar
Sponsored by Rise Line Business Credit
1:45 - 2:30 p.m. Cannabis: New Industry, New Challenges
2:30 - 4:30 p.m. TMA Fest at Lakeside Terrace
Sponsored by Andrew M. Toft, Attorney at Law, Second Avenue Capital Partners, LLC, SSG Capital Advisors, LLC, and TMA Rocky Mountain Chapter
4:30 - 5:00 p.m. LGBT Reception at Bar del Lago
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. TMA Chair's Reception*
6:00 - 6:30 p.m. Transportation to Closing Reception at U.S. Olympic Training Center
6:00 - 6:30 p.m.  VIP Awards Reception*
6:30 - 9:00 p.m. Closing Reception at U.S. Olympic Training Center
9:00 - 10:30 p.m. TMA After Dark
Sponsored by Alvarez & Marsal
Friday, September 28  
8:00 - 10:30 a.m. Grab 'n Go Networking Breakfast &
One-on-One Meetings

*Invite only.  **Additional fee to participate. 
Agenda subject to change.  

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