Global Restructuring Review - Cross-border restructuring and insolvency legal news, features and events
27 February 2017
The Turnaround Management Association in the UK has appointed a new president, while US and Australian firms have made lateral hires in recent weeks.
24 February 2017
European law firm Fieldfisher has launched a new office in Amsterdam with five partners from Dutch firm Kennedy Van der Laan.
23 February 2017
Minter Ellison’s Australian head of restructuring Ian Walker has joined corporate boutique Brian Ward as a principal in Melbourne.
22 February 2017
Newly merged global law firm Eversheds Sutherland has hired Pinsent Masons’ Carl Allen as a partner in its finance and restructuring team in London.
16 February 2017
Sidley Austin has continued the growth of its restructuring practice with a four-partner hire in Munich, including three practitioners from Kirkland & Ellis and a former head of restructuring from Linklaters.
14 February 2017
Global disputes and investigations firm Kobre & Kim has added the co-chair of Dentons’ US restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy practice Farrington Yates as a partner in its New York bankruptcy and debtor-creditor disputes team.
14 February 2017
A London silk has rejoined his old set after a brief sojourn, and a new US bankruptcy judge has joined the bench, while UK firms have made regional lateral hires and two firms in Dallas have pooled their restructuring expertise in a merger in recent weeks.
10 February 2017
AlixPartners has built up its restructuring group in Europe and the US in recent weeks, while Ankura Consulting promoted a manager, and Carlyle Group added a new senior advisor to administer distressed credit.
09 February 2017
Conyers Dill & Pearman has strengthened its insolvency litigation practice with the addition of a new counsel, while Guernsey-based law firm Ogier has added two senior lawyers to its dispute resolution team.
08 February 2017
Alvarez & Marsal has hired one of GRR’s top New Insolvency Advisers, Neil Hayward, to head its Middle East turnaround and restructuring team.
07 February 2017
US firm Blank Rome has added Brendan Delany as a partner in its finance, restructuring and bankruptcy group in Washington, DC, from Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft.
06 February 2017
Investment banking advisory firm Evercore has hired Goldman Sachs's Roopesh Shah as a senior managing director in its restructuring group in New York.