Concurrent Sessions

Concurrent Sessions:

Thursday, June 7, 9:50 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.


A. All in the Family: Dealing With the Distressed Closely-Held or Family-Owned Businesses

Moderator: Stephen B. Gerald, Whiteford, Taylor & Preston

Glenn S. Bernabeo, Griffin Financial Group LLC

Harry Giacometti, Flaster Greenberg

Wanya du Preez, Deloitte CRG

Matthew Kerzner, Eisner Amper


B. And That’s the Bottom Line: Current Insights from Leading Lenders

Moderator: Inez M. Markovich, Spruce Law

Randi Hershgordon, Context Business Lending, LLC

Ron Kerdasha, MB Business Capital

Patrick Palcic, Bibby Financial Services

Mark Seigel, Veritas Financial Partners


C. No Merit: Key Updates from the Third Circuit and Beyond

Patti Jefferson, Miles & Stockbridge P.C.

Stephen V. Falanga, Walsh Pizzi O'Reilly Falanga LLP

Jaime Luton Chapman, Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor

Colin Robinson, Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones

Eric Scherling, Cozen O'Connor


2020 Conference Agenda coming soon...

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Registration Open
Registration Conference Center
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Luncheon Program: Keynote Presentation by Lt. Col. Robert Darling
Ocean ABCD
1:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Plenary Session – Healthcare Plenary Panel: First Do No Harm
Ocean FGH
3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Coffee & Networking Break
Ocean Prefunction 
3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Bankruptcy Judges' Roundtable
Ocean FGH
4:45 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Bankruptcy Judges’ Cocktail Reception**
City View Prefunction 
5:45 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. Opening Cocktail Party 
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. TMA NextGen Dinner*
Distrito Taco Truck
9:30 p.m. - Midnight Late Night Networking Party
The Den
Thursday, June 6, 2019  
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Breakfast Program: Economists’ Panel
Ocean ABCD
9:30 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. Coffee & Networking Break
Ocean Prefuction 
9:50 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Concurrent Sessions

A. Conflict of Interest or Competitors in Conflict?
Tank 1
B. Lender Panel: Shield or Sword - Are You Covered?
Tank 2
C. Lust for Life: Cannabis, Casinos, and Technology 
Tank 4

Noon - 4:00 p.m. TMA NOW Event at Sky Cafe and Exhale Spa*
Sky Cafe and Exhale Spa
Noon - 4:00 p.m. Topgolf Swing Suite*
Noon - 5:00 p.m. Golf Outing*
Atlantic City Country Club
5:45 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. Gala Cocktail Reception
Ocean View Prefunction 
9:30 p.m. - Midnight Closing Reception
High Water Wine Bar

*Additional fee to attend
**By invitation only

Agenda subject to change.



Ocean Resort Casino
Ocean Resort Casino
500 Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Information regarding hotel reservations will be available soon.