Honors and Awards

Blank Rome Receives “Consumer Services Deal of the Year” Award by The M&A Advisor

Blank Rome LLP will be presented with the “Consumer Services Deal of the Year” award by The M&A Advisor at the 10th Annual M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards Gala, in recognition of the Firm’s success and involvement in the recapitalization of Ravn Air Group by J.F.Lehman & Company.

The Blank Rome team handling this deal included Peter Schnur, Alexander J. Tablin-Wolf, Stephen T. Whelan, and Thomas A. Cournoyer, who acted as legal counsel to J.F. Lehman & Company in its acquisition of the Ravn Air Group, the largest regional air transportation provider in the niche geographic market of Alaska, serving both commercial customers and industries, including energy, tourism, and government. For more information on this deal, please click here.

As stated in The M&A Advisor press release announcing the winners:

“The award winners represent the best of the distressed investing and reorganization industry in 2015 and earned these honors by standing out in a group of very impressive candidates,” said David Fergusson, Co-CEO and President of The M&A Advisor. “From lower middle market to multibillion dollar deals, we have recognized the leading transactions, firms and individuals that represent the highest levels of performance.”

The awards gala will be held on Thursday, January 28, 2016, at the Colony Hotel, Palm Beach, FL, in conjunction with the 2016 M&A Advisor Distressed Investing Summit, and will include winners in each of the categories of 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. The nominations, representing over 200 participating companies, were judged by an independent jury of industry experts.

To learn more about the awards gala and summit, please click here.