TMA INDIVIDUAL AWARDS
TMA EMERGING LEADER
Angela Allen, Jenner and Block LLP
An associate with Jenner and Block, Angela
focuses on complex bankruptcy litigation
and corporate reorganization and is a
member of the Firm’s Bankruptcy, Workout,
and Corporate Reorganization practice.
Angela joined TMA in 2012 and her participation
was soon recognized with the Chicago
Chapter’s Most Active New Member Award.
Angela spearheaded the First Annual
SUPERConnect Event, a collaborative event
that seeks to foster connections among
professionals, membership associations,
and organizations in key industries.
Over 200 attendees from 10 different
networking organizations attended.
TMA CHAIRMAN’S AWARD
Jukka-Pekka Joensuu, Corenet
Jukka-Pekka Joensuu, of Corenet, was
honored for his outstanding leadership
in solidifying TMA’s presence outside of
North America. Jukka-Pekka's peripatetic
ways, as TMA Global Vice President of
International, took him many places to
discover where interest in restructuring
lies. He has guided groups of professionals
all over Europe so they could form TMA
chapters, resulting in dramatic chapter
growth overseas. He also attends TMA
events around the world, at the Chapter
level up to the Global level. His continued
dedication and hard work has been a catalyst
for the immense success of TMA abroad.
TMA OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTOR
Jeffrey Hampton, Saul Ewing LLP
Jeffrey is a partner at Saul Ewing LLP
and co-chair of the firm’s Bankruptcy and
Restructuring Practice. Jeffrey is currently the
TMA Global Vice President of Conferences.
Jeffrey's dedication to moving the restructuring
industry forward is visible in his involvement in
local, regional, and national initiatives. Jeffrey
has been on the TMA Philadelphia board since
2005 and has held leadership positions across
multiple disciplines, from membership and
programming to serving as TMA Philadelphia
chapter president. Jeffrey has also been involved
in the development and leadership of the TMA
Mid-Atlantic Regional Symposium and served as
co-chair of the Symposium for several years.
TMA honors excellence through its annual awards program, which recognizes achievements in the categories listed in this
issue, plus more. The following awards were presented at The 2015 TMA Annual in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Tuesday, October 6.