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Wells Fargo Capital Finance is the trade name for certain asset-based lending services, senior secured lending services, accounts receivable and purchase order finance services, and channel finance services of Wells Fargo & Company and its subsidiaries, and provides traditional asset-based lending, specialized senior and junior secured financing, accounts receivable financing, purchase order financing and channel finance to companies across the United States and internationally. Dedicated teams within Wells Fargo Capital Finance provide financing solutions for companies in specific industries such as retail, software and hi-tech, healthcare, commercial finance, staffing, government contracting and others. Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.9 trillion in assets. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through 8,200 locations, 13,000 ATMs, the internet (wellsfargo.com) and mobile banking, and has offices in 42 countries and territories to support customers who conduct business in the global economy. With approximately 265,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No. 25 on Fortune’s 2017 rankings of America’s largest corporations. In 2017, Wells Fargo donated $286.5 million to 14,500 nonprofits and Wells Fargo team members volunteered a record 2 million hours. Wells Fargo’s corporate social responsibility efforts are focused on three strategic priorities: diversity and social inclusion, economic empowerment, and environmental sustainability. News, insights and perspectives from Wells Fargo are also available at Wells Fargo Stories.
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Established in 1976 and based in Chicago, Illinois , Goldberg Kohn’s practice has increased on a national and international scope and the firm is proud to rank among the finest firms in the Chicago legal community. The firm’s clientele include institutional as well as middle market companies, entrepreneurs, state and local governments, and agencies and not‐for‐profit organizations.
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Otterbourg P.C. offers clients a unique combination of legal insight and practical solutions and is known for its integrity, stability and business knowledge. The firm regularly handle matters of national and international scope and is well known for its representation of banks, asset-based lenders, hedge funds and other creditors in all aspects of their businesses, including loan transactions, litigation and alternative dispute resolution, acquisitions, workouts, restructurings and insolvency proceedings. The firm has particular expertise in leveraged finance, asset based lending, second lien loans, supply chain finance and receivables purchase facilities, whether within the United States or cross-border, as well as the representation of committees of unsecured creditors in large and complex bankruptcy reorganization cases throughout the United States. It is also well known for its representation of individual institutional lenders, bank groups, commercial enterprises and other secured and unsecured creditors in complex, high profile litigation and bankruptcies.
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Riemer & Braunstein specializes in, and has over 80 attorneys dedicated to, representing financial institutions and other lenders in connection with corporate and real estate finance transactions. The firm has represented various business units of Wells Fargo for decades , along with approximately 40 other large and midsized institutions in agented, other multi-lender, and single lender transactions. Our clients—and their customers—recognize that we provide efficient, responsive, and cost effective service of the highest quality. The firm’s 80+ year history, and the long standing commitment of Wells Fargo and our many institutional and other clients, are a testament to our success.
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With offices in New York, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C. and Chicago, Stradley Ronon provides sophisticated, high-quality, cost-efficient legal representation to institutional lenders and banks, hedge funds, private equity firms, mutual funds, corporations, insurance companies and leasing companies in a wide array of domestic and international matters, from debt financings, workouts and bankruptcy, private placements, public offerings, and M&A transactions, ranging in size from $1 million to $8 billion. Our engagements have involved complex capital structures, including transactions with senior, second lien, tranche B, mezzanine and subordinated debt components, as well as swaps and other derivatives, preferred stock and other equity components. Our professionals have represented clients in virtually all industry segments, including specialty areas such as retail, health care and energy; in domestic and international commercial lending transactions, including asset-based, leveraged finance, commercial banking, secured and unsecured, cash flow, warehouse lending, rediscount, real estate financings, debtor-in-possession, and turnaround and confirmation financings. We have represented clients at all stages of growth — from newly formed businesses through mature public companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ — on equity capital-raising transactions, debt financings, M&A, SEC and FINRA compliance and enforcement, and corporate governance matters. Notably, Stradley Ronon was recognized by American Lawyer Media as a Go-To Law Firm® for Financial Services Companies and is consistently ranked by Chambers USA as having one of the top investment management practices in the country.
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Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GTLaw) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East and is celebrating its 50th anniversary. One firm worldwide, GTLaw has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and among the Top 20 on the 2016 Am Law Global 100.
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For more than a century, Morgan Lewis lawyers have helped clients achieve their business goals, and clients have come to rely on the firm for its tradition of professional excellence, integrity and client service. We work around the clock and around the world—always ready, always on—to respond to the needs of our clients and craft powerful solutions for them. From our 28 offices in North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, we work with clients ranging from established, global Fortune 100 companies to enterprising startups. We provide comprehensive litigation, corporate, finance, restructuring, employment and benefits, and intellectual property services in all major industries, helping clients address and anticipate challenges across vast and rapidly changing landscapes. And we approach every representation with an equal commitment to first understanding, and then efficiently and effectively advancing, the interests of our clients and arriving at the best results.
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Duane Morris LLP, a law firm with more than 700 attorneys in offices across the United States and internationally, is asked by a broad array of clients to provide innovative solutions to today’s legal and business challenges. Duane Morris’ Commercial Finance Practice provides regional, national and international experience and representation to a broad spectrum of financial institutions, including commercial banks, insurance and finance companies, investment banks and asset managers.
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Focus Management Group offers turn-key support with Corporate Turnaround and Restructuring to underperforming companies and their stakeholders, including lending institutions, equity sponsors, and government agencies.
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The Gordon Brothers: Since 1903, Gordon Brothers has helped lenders, operating companies, advisors, and investors move forward through change. We bring a powerful combination of expertise, operational experience, and capital to each opportunity. With services in valuations, dispositions, operations, and investments we can customize solutions on an integrated or standalone basis. We provide rapid solutions and reliable outcomes for clients at all points in the business lifecycle. Whether to fuel growth or facilitate strategic consolidation, we work across industries and around the world to put assets to their highest and best use.
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Great American Group, LLC is a leading provider of advisory and valuation services, asset disposition and auction solutions, and commercial lending services. Great American Group efficiently deploys resources with sector expertise to assist companies, lenders, capital providers, private equity investors and professional service firms in maximizing the value of their assets. For more information about Great American Group, visit www.greatamerican.com or call 818-884-3737. Great American Group is a subsidiary of B. Riley Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: RILY), a diversified provider of collaborative financial and business advisory services through several subsidiaries, including: B. Riley & Co. LLC, a leading investment bank which provides corporate finance, research, and sales & trading to corporate, institutional and high net worth individual clients; Great American Group, LLC; B. Riley Capital Management, LLC, an SEC registered Investment Advisor, which includes B. Riley Asset Management, a provider of investment products to institutional and high net worth investors, and B. Riley Wealth Management (formally MK Capital Advisors), a multi-family office practice and wealth management firm focused on the needs of ultra-high net worth individuals and families; and Great American Capital Partners, a provider of senior secured loans and second lien secured loan facilities to middle market public and private U.S. companies. B. Riley Financial, Inc. is headquartered in Los Angeles with offices in major financial markets throughout the United States and Europe. For more information on B. Riley Financial, Inc., please visit www.brileyfin.com.




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McGuireWoods is a strong, well-respected and expanding firm with a legacy reaching back more than 180 years. This legacy is a testament to our lawyers’ experience across business and industry, as well as our consistent ability to deliver an excellent legal product — efficiently and at a fair price. Some of our clients have been with us for nearly 50 years, which speaks to the level of service we provide and the mutual loyalty we engender.
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Armory Group, LLC provides comprehensive capabilities focused exclusively on the middle market, including asset management, consulting and investment banking. Our multi-disciplinary resources provide a unique and unrivaled perspective into the middle market, enabling us to provide a comprehensive, client-specific approach to every engagement. Learn more about Armory Group at armorygroupllc.com.
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In today’s world of transformative change, our purpose is clear — to help our clients and people navigate new paths to growth. With a strong presence throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the U.S., Paul Hastings is recognized as one of the world’s most innovative global law firms. In this fast-paced, data-driven environment it’s not enough to react to change, you must stay ahead of it. As one of today’s fastest growing law firms, we understand the imperative for innovation, efficiency, and breakthrough performance facing leading companies – and what it takes to help our clients succeed.
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Founded in 1946, Blank Rome is an American Law firm with over 600 attorneys throughout the United States and in Shanghai who represent businesses and organizations ranging from Fortune 500 companies to start-up entities around the globe. With a strong focus on the key industry sectors of energy, maritime and transportation, real estate, financial services, healthcare and life sciences, chemical, gaming, technology, and manufacturing, Blank Rome advises its clients on a full spectrum of legal matters involving litigation; M&A and securities; finance, business restructuring, and bankruptcy; cybersecurity and data privacy; environment and mass torts; government contracts; insurance coverage; intellectual property; labor and employment; international trade; matrimonial and family law; policy and political law; tax and benefits; and white collar defense and investigations. The Firm also represents pro bono clients in a wide variety of cases and matters. Blank Rome is annually ranked and recognized for its leading middle-market corporate, M&A, real estate, and finance practices, to name a few, and is internationally acclaimed for its global maritime practice and capabilities. For more information, please visit www.blankrome.com.
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Clear Thinking Group is a management consulting firm that helps consumer product, retail, staffing, food processing, and distribution companies to succeed, at any stage of their life cycle, with clear direction and practical solutions. Over the past 17 years, the firm has been engaged by healthy companies to create value, and by troubled companies to preserve value.




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Coppersmith was started in 1948 by Adrienne Coppersmith, the 6th female to be licensed by the Customs Service. Since then, Coppersmith Global Logistics has built its reputation on quality, customer service and family values. Today, four generations later with ten U.S. offices, Coppersmith continues to set the standard for reliability and professional integrity. Remaining true to the values which have helped it grow for over six decades, Coppersmith invests heavily in both people and systems to remain at the forefront of the international logistics industry. Coppersmith is well versed in all phases of cargo transportation from Supply Chain maximization and security to governmental regulations and product compliance.
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Hilco is a unique platform of more than twenty integrated business units located around the world and focused on three core corporate solution areas: Valuation, Monetization and Advisory Services. Each Hilco Global company is recognized as a leader in its respective field. These businesses on their own, or collaboratively, will provide customized services to determine the market value of your business assets, monetize those assets, or enhance their overall worth to your organization through innovative strategic solutions. Whether you are a retailer, manufacturer or wholesale/distribution company, an asset-based or commercial lender, an attorney, accountant or turnaround professional, a private equity sponsor, hedge fund or investment bank, Hilco Global can provide a fully-integrated package of corporate solutions to assist you.
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Holland & Knight is a global law firm with more than 1,250 lawyers and other professionals in 27 offices throughout the world. Our lawyers provide representation in litigation, business, real estate and governmental law. Interdisciplinary practice groups and industry-based teams provide clients with access to attorneys throughout the firm, regardless of location.
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As one of Canada’s top business law firms, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes) provides exceptional legal services to leading businesses in Canada and around the world. We focus on building long-term relationships with clients. We do this by staying true to our Guiding Principles and providing unparalleled client service and the highest standard of legal advice, always informed by the business context.
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Tiger provides asset valuations, capital, advisory and disposition services to a broad range of industrial, retail, and wholesale clients. With over 40 years experience and significant financial backing, Tiger helps clients identify the underlying value of asset risk factors and, when needed, provide capital or convert assets to capital quickly and decisively.

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On this 32nd year of the tournament, we once again honor the indomitable spirit of Don Klosterman as well as everyone who has worked to make this an annual event which allows Richstone to continue its vital work in our communities.

Proceeds benefit the Richstone Family Center which is dedicated to preventing and treating child abuse and trauma; strengthening and educating families; and decreasing violence in families, schools and communities.



Event Details


Location

Event Schedule

Times

Palos Verdes Golf Club

Check-in / Registration10:00 am–11:30 am

3301 Via Campesina 
Palos
 Verdes Estates, CA, 90274

Golf skills / Warm-up10:00 am–11:30 am
Lunch10:30 am–12:00 pm

Get Directions

Welcome / Tee-off12:00 pm


Golf12:00–5:00 pm

Web Site

Horn blast / End of play

5:00 pm


Cocktails and Appetizers

5:00 pm–7:00 pm


Awards and Drawings

6:45 pm–7:00 pm

Event Contacts


Tricia McLoughlin - Richstone

Cell: (310) 995-0213


triciamcloughlin@mac.com



Allison Tanaka - Richstone

Office: (310) 970-1921 x137

Cell: (310) 918-7193

atanaka@richstonefamily.org



Lillian Ponce de Leon - Wells Fargo

Office: (310) 453-7372

Cell: (213) 926-1984

Lillian.PoncedeLeon@wellsfargo.com