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The M&A Advisor Selects Baker Botts as Winner of 17th Annual Turnaround Awards


NEW YORK, February 3, 2023 – Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, is pleased to announce that The M&A Advisor has selected Baker Botts as one of the winners of its 17th Annual Turnaround Awards in the “Out-of-Court Restructuring of the Year” category.

The winning transaction was the out-of-court recapitalization of T.D. Williamson. Baker Botts, Crowe & Dunlevy and Allen & Overy L.L.P. served as T.D. Williamson’s exclusive legal advisors. Raymond James & Associates, Inc. served as exclusive financial advisor to the company. Vinson & Elkins LLP served as exclusive legal advisor to SCF Partners, which invested in T.D. Williamson.

The nominations for the awards were judged by an independent panel of industry experts. The awards gala, which is a feature of the 2023 Distressed Investing Summit, will take place at The Colony Hotel in Palm Beach, Florida on March 22.

The M&A Advisor is a premier leadership organization for mergers & acquisitions, restructuring and corporate finance professionals.

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