On August 27, The M&A Advisor announced recipients of its 15th Annual Turnaround Awards, recognizing organizations that reached the pinnacle of the distressed investing, bankruptcy, and restructuring industry over the past year. Bass, Berry & Sims is proud to be recognized for its work as debtor’s counsel for Old Time Pottery in its Chapter 11 reorganization filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Tennessee. This bankruptcy proceeding was named the winner in the Chapter 11 Reorganization of the Year ($10MM to $100MM) category. Read additional details about this transaction here.

Category winners were selected from among hundreds of nominations in category groups including Restructuring of the Year, Transaction of the Year, Refinancing of the Year, Sector Deal of the Year, Firm of the Year, Turnaround Product/Service of the Year and Professional of the Year. Evaluation of the nominees and selection of the winners was completed by prominent members and experts in the M&A, finance, and turnaround community. For a detailed list of the entire award winners for the 15th Annual Turnaround Awards, please click here.

“These award winners represent the best of the distressed investing and reorganization industry over the past year,” said Roger Aguinaldo, Founder of The M&A Advisor. “We are in an environment that has seen whole industries, such as retail, restaurants, leisure and hospitality experience depression-like effects. Despite it all, these professionals have helped companies during these difficult times. We recognize these leading transactions, firms and individuals that represent the highest levels of performance.”

The M&A Advisor will host a live, in-person Awards Gala on Wednesday, September 29, 2021, to celebrate the achievements of the 15th Annual Turnaround Awards recipients.

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