Saul Ewing Partner Jeffrey C. Hampton to Receive TMA Outstanding Contributor of the Year Award

Saul Ewing Partner Jeffrey C. Hampton to Receive TMA Outstanding Contributor of the Year Award

(Philadelphia, PA - 2015-04-23)

Saul Ewing LLP, a full service law firm with more than 265 lawyers in 11 East Coast offices, today announced that Jeffrey C. Hampton, Co-Chair of the firm’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice, has been selected as the recipient of the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) Outstanding Contributor of the Year Award.  He will be recognized at the 2015 TMA Annual Conference on October 6, 2015 in Scottsdale, Ariz.

TMA (turnaround.org) is the leading organization dedicated to turnaround management, corporate restructuring, and distressed investing. Established in 1988, TMA has more than 9,300 members in 49 chapters worldwide, including 31 in North America. Members include turnaround practitioners, attorneys, accountants, investors, lenders, venture capitalists, appraisers, liquidators, executive recruiters, and consultants, as well as academic, government, and judicial employees.

Mr. Hampton has been on the TMA Philadelphia board since 2005 and has held leadership positions across multiple disciplines, from membership and programming, to serving as chapter president.  He has also been involved in the development and leadership of the TMA Mid-Atlantic Regional Symposium  and served as co-chair of the Symposium for several years.  Nationally, Mr. Hampton is currently the TMA Global Vice President of Conferences and a member of the Executive Board and Board of Trustees. Similar to his involvement with his chapter, on behalf of TMA Global, Mr. Hampton has overseen conference planning committees for both the TMA Distressed Investing Conference and The TMA Annual, participated on numerous TMA task forces, and chaired the Chapter Resources and Response Committee (CRRC), which provides chapters with grant money for innovative events and initiatives.

Mr. Hampton concentrates his practice on restructuring matters, including Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings, out-of-court workouts, loan restructurings, corporate reorganizations, and general insolvency law. He also represents the purchasers of assets and business units of troubled or failing companies, both in and out of Chapter 11.

Mr. Hampton received his J.D., magna cum laude, from University of Pittsburgh School of Law, and his B.B.A. from Temple University.

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