Honoring

Jeffrey H. Aronson

Co-Founder and Managing Principal
Centerbridge Partners, L.P.

James H.M. Sprayregen

Partner
Kirkland & Ellis LLP

We are deeply grateful to our event leadership for their generosity.

Event Chairs

  • Gavin Baiera

    Senior Managing Director
    Centerbridge Partners, L.P.
  • Vivek Melwani

    Senior Managing Director
    Centerbridge Partners, L.P.
  • Edward O. Sassower

    Partner
    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Joshua A. Sussberg

    Partner
    Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Event Committee

  • Colin Adams

    M3 Partners
  • Carlin Adrianopoli

    FTI Consulting
  • David A. Agay

    McDonald Hopkins LLC
  • Daniel Aronson

    Evercore
  • Jon A. Ballis

    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Matthew Barr

    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Scott A. Barshay

    Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Paul M. Basta

    Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Josh Baumgarten

    Angelo Gordon
  • Gregory Berube

    Evercore
  • Martin J. Bienenstock

    Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Lloyd C. Blankfein

  • Saul E. Burian

    Houlihan Lokey
  • Andrew Calder

    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Marc J. Carmel

    McDonald Hopkins LLC
  • Jonathan Carson

    Stretto
  • Jason Cohen

    Portage Point Partners
  • George A. Davis

    Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Ira S. Dizengoff

    Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Lisa J. Donahue

    AlixPartners, LLP
  • Avinash D’Souza

    Evercore
  • Dennis F. Dunne

    Milbank LLP
  • Kenneth H. Eckstein

    Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • Scott A. Edelman

    Milbank LLP
  • Michael C. Eisenband

    FTI Consulting
  • Evan R. Fleck

    Milbank LLP
  • Beth Friedman

    KCC
  • Stephen Goldstein

    Evercore
  • Michael Gordon

    Angelo Gordon
  • Samuel M. Greene

    Centerview Partners
  • David Hilty

    Houlihan Lokey
  • Gary T. Holtzer

    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Marshall S. Huebner

    Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
  • Laura Davis Jones

    Pachulski Stang Ziel & Jones LLP
  • Rob Jordan

    KCC
  • Robert S. Kapito

    BlackRock
  • Brad S. Karp

    Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Bruce Karsh

    Oaktree Capital Management, L.P.
  • Albert Kass

    KCC
  • Susheel Kirpalani

    Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP
  • Alan W. Kornberg

    Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • David Kurtz

    Lazard
  • Thomas Lauria

    White & Case LLP
  • Kevin Lavin

    Ankura
  • Jonathan Lewinsohn

    Diameter Capital Partners LP
  • Bryan Marsal

    Alvarez & Marsal
  • Richard G. Mason

    Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
  • Mohsin Meghji

    M3 Partners
  • Bruce Mendelsohn

    Perella Weinberg Partners
  • David S. Meyer

    Vinson & Elkins LLP
  • Jim Millstein

    Guggenheim Partners
  • Joff Mitchell

    AlixPartners, LLP
  • Ryan Mollett

    Angelo Gordon
  • David L. Moore

    Moore Holdings
  • Patrick J. Nash, Jr.

    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Marc D. Puntus

    Centerview Partners
  • Matthew Ray

    Portage Point Partners
  • Steven J. Reisman

    Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • Andrew N. Rosenberg

    Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Julian Salisbury

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc
  • Anup Sathy

    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Brad Eric Scheler

    Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • Ray C. Schrock

    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Adam R. Schwartz

    Angelo Gordon
  • Roopesh Shah

    Evercore
  • Eric Siegert

    Houlihan Lokey
  • Jeff Stegenga

    Alvarez & Marsal
  • Rachel C. Strickland

    Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
  • Paul J. Taubman

    PJT Partners
  • Carlyn R. Taylor

    FTI Consulting
  • Shai Y. Waisman

    Kroll
  • David Y. Ying

    Evercore
  • Anthony A. Yoseloff

    Davidson Kempner Capital Management
  • Steve Zelin

    PJT Partners

RESTRUCTURING EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Chairs

  • Gary T. Holtzer

    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Marshall S. Huebner

    Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
  • Richard G. Mason

    Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
  • Edward O. Sassower

    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Shai Y. Waisman

    Kroll

Chairs Emeriti

  • Donald S. Bernstein

    Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
  • Marcia L. Goldstein

    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Harvey R. Miller*

    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Harold S. Novikoff

    Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
  • Leonard M. Rosen*

    Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
  • Richard S. Toder

  • Albert Togut

    Togut, Segal & Segal LLP

Committee

  • Darren Azman

    McDermott Will & Emery
  • D.J. (Jan) Baker

  • Mark I. Bane

    Ropes & Gray LLP
  • Matthew Barr

    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Ronit J. Berkovich

    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Martin J. Bienenstock

    Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Saul E. Burian

    Houlihan Lokey
  • Matthew A. Cantor

    Pretium Partners, LLC
  • Kevin M. Cofsky

    Perella Weinberg Partners
  • Michael L. Cook

    Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • George A. Davis

    Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Kenneth H. Eckstein

    Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • Michael C. Eisenband

    FTI Consulting
  • Randall S. Eisenberg

    AlixPartners, LLP
  • David M. Feldman

    Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
  • Evan R. Fleck

    Milbank LLP
  • Michael E. Foreman

    Foreman Law PLLC
  • Brian J. Fox

    Alvarez & Marsal
  • Jay M. Goffman

    Teneo
  • Daniel H. Golden

    Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Jayme T. Goldstein

    Paul Hastings, LLP
  • Stephen Goldstein

    Evercore
  • Robert D. Gordon

    Jenner & Block
  • Lawrence C. Gottlieb

    Cooley LLP
  • Scott J. Greenberg

    Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
  • Samuel M. Greene

    Centerview Partners
  • Stephen Karotkin

    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • William S. Katchen

    Law Office of William S. Katchen
  • Gary Katz

    Downtown Capital Partners
  • Michael P. Kessler

    Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Matthew Kimble

    Avenue Capital Group
  • Marc S. Kirschner

    Teneo
  • Alexander M. Klabin

    Ancient LP
  • Brett Klein

    Sculptor Capital Management, Inc.
  • Emil Kleinhaus

    Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
  • Alan W. Kornberg

    Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Andrew M. Kramer

    Otterbourg P.C.
  • Natasha Labovitz

    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • Paul D. Leake

    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
  • Evan Lederman

    Fir Tree Partners
  • Sidney P. Levinson

    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • Daniel A. Lowenthal

    Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • Vivek Melwani

    Centerbridge Partners, L.P.
  • Bruce Mendelsohn

    Perella Weinberg Partners
  • Brett H. Miller

    Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
  • Jim Millstein

    Guggenheim Securities
  • Jason G. New

    GSO Capital Partners
  • Gary Polkowitz

    Teneo
  • Marc Puntus

    Centerview Partners
  • Steven J. Reisman

    Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • David Resnick

    Wood Lily Advisors LLC
  • David S. Rosner

    Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP
  • Brad Eric Scheler

    Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • William H. Schrag

    Thompson Hine LLP
  • Lisa M. Schweitzer

    Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
  • Howard Seife

    Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
  • Adam L. Shiff

    Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • Glenn E. Siegel

    Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • Andrew I. Silfen

    ArentFox Schiff LLP
  • Douglas N. Silverman

    Senator Investment Group LP
  • William M. Silverman

    Otterbourg P.C.
  • Fredric Sosnick

    Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • Michael S. Stamer

    Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Robert J. Stark

    Brown Rudnick LLP
  • Richard Stern

    Luskin, Stern and Eisler LLP
  • Joshua A. Sussberg

    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Michael Torkin

    Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
  • Andrew Yearley

    Lazard
  • Anthony A. Yoseloff

    Davidson Kempner Capital Management
  • Steve Zelin

    PJT Partners
  • Kenneth S. Ziman

    Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

NEXTGEN RESTRUCTURING COMMITTEE

Chairs

  • Garrett A. Fail

    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Emily Katz-Turner

    Morgan Stanley
  • Brian Schartz

    Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Event Co-Chairs

  • Naomi Moss

    Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Andrew Parlen

    Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Brian Resnick

    Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Recruitment Co-Chairs

  • Melanie A. Miller

    Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Adam M. Searles

    AlixPartners, LLP
  • Adam L. Shpeen

    Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Committee

  • Morris Alhale

    AlixPartners, LLP
  • Richard Allen

    Prime Clerk
  • Ehud Barak

    Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Michael Baumkirchner

    Ankura
  • Michael S. Benn

    Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
  • Josh Bernstein

    Wynmor Management
  • Justin G. Brass

    Stifel Financial Corp.
  • Sara Lynne Brauner

    Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Beth M. Brownstein

    ArentFox Schiff LLP
  • Jordan Bryk

    Marathon Asset Management
  • Michael H. Cassel

    Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
  • Michael Cohen

    Jones Day
  • Daniel Desatnik

    Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Reuben E. Dizengoff

    Milbank LLP
  • Lauren Doyle

    Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP
  • Michael S. Eisenberg

    AlixPartners, LLP
  • Shana A. Elberg

    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
  • Philip Engel

    Jefferies LLC
  • Matthew C. Fagen

    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Ross J. Fiedler

    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Daniel Forman

    Willkie, Farr & Gallagher LLP
  • Adam H. Friedman

    Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP
  • John Giampolo

    Ice Miller LLP
  • Amanda C. Glaubach

    Togut, Segal & Segal LLP
  • Jeffrey R. Gleit

    ArentFox Schiff LLP
  • Adam J. Goldberg

    Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Lee Jason Goldberg

  • Jonathan E. Goldin

    Teneo
  • Nicole Greenblatt

    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Brian E. Greer

    Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • Michael R. Handler

    King & Spalding LLP
  • David A. Herman

    Dechert LLP
  • Robert Hirsh

    Lowenstein Sandler LLP
  • Brad M. Kahn

    Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Gary L. Kaplan

    Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • Samuel Karotkin

    Rothschild & Co.
  • Gilana R. Keller

    Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
  • Jordan Krasne

    FTI Consulting
  • Lucy F. Kweskin

    Mater Brown LLP
  • Jon M. Labovitz

    AlixPartners, LLP
  • Howard Levine

    Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • Maddison Levine

    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Mitchell S. Levy

    Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
  • Joseph A. Malfitano

    Malfitano Partners
  • Jeffrey Margolin

    Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
  • Michele J. Meises

    White & Case LLP
  • Josh Mendelsohn

    Guggenheim Securities
  • Scott Meyerson

    PJT Partners
  • Benjamin Mintz

    Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
  • Matthew Mintzer

    TRS Advisors
  • Alan Moskowitz

    Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
  • Elliot Moskowitz

    Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
  • Brian Nakhaimousa

    Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Edward E. Neiger

    ASK LLP
  • Kyle J. Ortiz

    Togut, Segal & Segal LLP
  • Adam Pilchman

    Partners Group
  • Oscar N. Pinkas

    Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • Matthew M. Roose

    Ropes & Gray LLP
  • Gideon Rosenbaum

    B. Riley Financial
  • Stephen Rutenberg

    Polsinelli
  • Gabriel Sasson

    Paul Hastings, LLP
  • Benjamin Schak

    Milbank LLP
  • Javier Schiffrin

    Canyon Partners
  • Shai Schmidt

    Glenn Agre Bergman & Fuentes LLP
  • Marc Schwartz

    Taconic Capital Advisors LP
  • Jason Siegel

    AlixPartners, LLP
  • Bennett S. Silverberg

    Brown Rudnick LLP
  • Ronald J. Silverman

    Hogan Lovells LLP
  • Peter B. Siroka

    Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • Steven Smith

    Herrick Feinstein LLP
  • Matthew B. Stein

    Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP
  • David Z. Steinberg

    Rockhall Capital Strategies
  • Joshua Y. Sturm

    Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
  • Joseph E. Szydlo

    Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • David M. Turetsky

    White & Case LLP
  • Jonathan J. Weichselbaum

    Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Adam Weinstock

    FitzWalter Capital
  • Zachary Zetlin

    Alvarez & Marsal
  • David R. Zylberberg

    Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

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