2023 TMA Phila/Wilm Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Town Hall

Blank Rome LLP, Philadelphia, PA   Visit Website
Wednesday, March 29, 2023 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM   iCalendar Eastern Standard Time

TMA’s Philadelphia/Wilmington chapter is pleased to host an esteemed panel of experts in the field of diversity, equity and inclusion in a town hall setting to discuss DE&I challenges facing our industry and tackle questions, concerns and observations posed by attendees in a true “town hall” format. 

This event will be a hybrid in-person and virtual event.  Attendees will have the option to attend live and in-person with the panelists and moderator, or virtually (Zoom link will be shared the day before the event).  Registrants attending onsite/in-person are invited to attend a happy hour at City Tap House from 5:30PM to 6:30PM.

All sales are final.  No refunds or credits.  Substitutions will be permitted, in writing, to the Chapter Executive, philadelphia@turnaround.org.


By registering for this important program, attendees will be asked to submit questions, comments, concerns and/or observations for the panel to consider and discuss.  The topics should be focused on DE&I challenges facing the restructuring industry, how to effectuate change in the industry and the workplace and how attendees can be empowered to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in the TMA organization, the industry overall, their individual workplace and their day-to-day life outside of the restructuring industry.


Blank Rome LLP   Visit Website

1 Logan Sq
130 North 18th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103-6932

Featured Panelists:

  • Deborah Edwards, Esquire, Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP
  • Elizabeth Guillory, Director of Diversity, Equity & Community Life, Convent of the Sacred Heart
  • Shaunna Jones, Esquire, Chief Talent Officer, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, LLP
  • Luis Pillich, Managing Director, Stout Risium Ross, LLC

DEI Committee:

  • Luis Pillich (Chair), Stout Risius Ross, LLC
  • Joseph Barry, Esquire (Immediate Past Chair), Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP
  • Rachel Jaffe Mauceri, Esquire, Robinson+Cole LLP
  • Ronald Gellert, Esquire, Gellert Scali Busenkell & Brown LLC
  • Randi Hershgordon, Gibraltar Business Capital
  • Josef Mintz, Esquire, Blank Rome LLP
  • Patrick Stewart, Macco Restructuring Group LLC



Continuing Education:

Credit applications for DE CLE and NJ CLE have been completed and are awaiting approval. If approved, 1 hour of CLE will be available for DE, and 1 hour DEI CLE will be available for NJ registrants who complete the educational session. PA CLE will not be available for this virtual program. 1 credit hour for CPE/CTP/CTA will be offered to those who complete the session.