Weil’s Adam Plainer Appointed to the UK Board of the Turnaround Management Association (Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP)

Weil’s Head of London Restructuring group, Adam Plainer has been appointed to the
board of the prestigious Turnaround Management Association (TMA) UK. He will be
taking on the role of President Elect alongside current President Christopher Hart of
Lloyds Banking Group, and will assume the role of President at the end of the year.
Headquartered in Chicago, TMA is a global non-profit organisation for practitioners in
corporate renewal and turnaround management.
Christopher Hart, President commented, “As TMA UK strengthens its offering to
alternative providers of capital and debt, Adam is a very welcome addition to a
growing board and is well respected in our community.”
Adam Plainer added, “I’m delighted to be appointed to this role, and look forward to
working with Chris, the board and TMA UK’s members to help in furthering the goals
of the organisation.”
TMA’s mission is to serve as a forum for turnaround professionals to exchange
information and ideas about the turnaround industry, and focuses on promoting high
standards of practice in turnaround management.
Adam is an active member of the restructuring community and is also a Council
Member of the Insolvency Lawyers’ Association (ILA). Weil’s London Restructuring
team is currently advising on some of the most high-profile, technically complex
mandates in the market. The group also won “Restructuring Team of the Year” at the
2014 Legal Business Awards for their work on MF Global UK