Young Conaway Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring Team Recipient of The M&A Advisor 15th Annual Turnaround Awards

August 31, 2021Press Release

The M&A Advisor recently announced the recipients of the15th Annual Turnaround Awards. Members of Young Conaway's Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring team were honored for their work, along with the work of other restructuring professionals, for the Sale of The Palm Restaurant Group [Distressed M&A Deal of the Year ($50MM to $100MM)], the High Ridge Brands Section 363 Asset Sale and Chapter 11 Plan of Liquidation [Distressed M&A Deal of the Year ($500MM to $1B)], the Restructuring of GNC [Cross-Border Restructuring of the Year ($500MM to $1B)] and the Refinancing of Arandell Holdings, Inc. [Refinancing of the Year (Under $100MM)]. The awards will be presented during a Gala dinner celebration during the 2021 Distressed Investing Summit in New York City on Wednesday, September 29, 2021.

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.”


Founded in 1998, The M&A Advisor has built a leading global network of M&A, turnaround, and finance professionals across domestic and international dealmaking. Recipients of its prestigious awards are among the most respected financial professionals around the world. For a detailed list of all of the award winners of the 15th Annual Turnaround Awards, please CLICK HERE or visit


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