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Scott Williams Moderates Panel at the Annual Meeting of the AIRA

Scott Williams Moderates Panel at the Annual Meeting of the AIRA

Last week, bench, bar and restructuring professionals from across the country gathered in Nashville for the annual meeting of the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors (AIRA).

Scott Williams moderated the session, “Auctions: Laws, Tips and the Cutting Edge” held on Saturday, June 16. The speakers included a group of leading restructuring professionals who discussed the lasted trends and best practices for conducting auctions. The discussion explored both practical and legal advice for auction participants and addressed some of the cutting issues in auctions such as credit bidding, finality and good faith purchasers.

The other speakers included:

  • Paul K. Ferdinands, King & Spalding LLP
  • Denise Lorenzo, CIRA, Zolfo Cooper
  • Ben Nortman, Hilco
  • Hon. Charles M. Walker, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Middle District of Tennessee

The Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors (AIRA) is a nonprofit professional association serving financial advisors, accountants, crisis managers, business turnaround consultants, lenders, investment bankers, attorneys, trustees and other individuals involved in the fields of business turnaround, restructuring, bankruptcy and insolvency. To learn more, visit