Otterbourg Partner Receives 67th Annual Top Hat Award

March 29, 2017

The 475 Esquire Toppers Credit Club held its 67th Annual Top Hat Award Dinner on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at the New York Hilton.

The Top Hat Award was presented to Otterbourg partner, Jonathan N. Helfat, and Joseph Nastri of Capital One.  Mr. Helfat was introduced by his partner, Daniel F. Fiorillo, head of the Otterbourg restructuring and workout practice group, succeeding Mr. Helfat in that role.

The 475 Esquire Toppers Credit Club remains the longest standing credit club in the commercial finance industry. It originated in 1925 when the first credit club meeting was held in the Mayfair Hotel of Washington DC in room 475.

The Top Hat Award is a prestigious honor presented annually to an individual for lifetime achievement and dedication in the credit industry.  Otterbourg is delighted to congratulate Jon Helfat for this very well deserved honor.