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Weil’s Business Finance & Restructuring Department Wins Five Turnaround Awards in 2017

The M&A Advisor announced the winners of its 11th Annual Turnaround Awards, representing the best of the distressed investing and reorganization industry in 2016, with Weil garnering a total of five awards for “Deal of the Year” in three separate categories.

The full list of winners includes:

Sector Awards

  • Consumer Staples (over $100 million) for the restructuring of Fairway Group Holdings
  • Information Technology (over $250 million) for the restructuring of Aspect Software

M&A Transaction Award

  • Section 363 (over $100 million to $250 million) for the sale of Aéropostale to a consortium

Restructuring Awards

  • Restructuring (over $250 million to $500 million) for the restructuring of Aéropostale
  • Restructuring (over $1 billion to $5 billion) for the chapter 11 reorganization of Quicksilver Resources Inc.

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