Global Restructuring Review - Cross-border restructuring and insolvency legal news, features and events
22 May 2017
Linklaters’ London restructuring team has made its second senior hire in two months, with Ropes & Gray partner James Douglas set to join the firm.
22 May 2017
Pepper Hamilton, Gardere Wynne Sewell and CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro have all witnessed lateral partner hires and promotions over the past few weeks, while consultancies announced changes at the top in England, Scotland and Canada.
17 May 2017
Long Island-based law firm Moritt Hock & Hamroff has recruited Blank Rome’s Andrew Eckstein as a partner in its Manhattan office.
12 May 2017
A distinguished Lord Justice of Appeal and former chairman of the UK’s Insolvency Rules Committee, Lord Justice David Richards, will be giving the keynote speech at the second annual GRR Live on 25 May.
11 May 2017
Kirkland & Ellis has added the co-leader of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s alternative capital group as a partner in its restructuring practice in London.
04 May 2017
PricewaterhouseCoopers’ legal arm has poached an Ashurst finance partner in Singapore, while DLA Piper and Norton Rose Fulbright have promoted new partners.
27 April 2017
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has boosted its US restructuring offering with a swoop on Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer (APKS), poaching three partners who all worked at Kaye Scholer before the firm’s merger with Arnold & Porter late last year.
26 April 2017
Firms in Canada, Isle of Man, Melbourne and London have announced hires in recent weeks, while a leading magic circle firm has promoted a new restructuring lawyer.
25 April 2017
The UK’s trade association for insolvency, business recovery and turnaround specialists R3 has appointed a new president, corporate finance advisory firm Duff & Phelps has added a new managing director in London, and three US-headquartered investment banks have announced expansions in recent weeks.
21 April 2017
Simmons & Simmons partner Alan Gar has joined McDermott Will & Emery’s restructuring and insolvency team in London, becoming the firm’s second UK lateral in six months.
18 April 2017
DLA Piper has appointed Brian Davison QC as chair of its restructuring group in Canada following the departure of Mary Buttery for Cassels Brock & Blackwell.
13 April 2017
Recent weeks have seen one of GRR’s “40 under 40” nominees swap Hong Kong for Manchester, alongside promotions in London and laterals in California.