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Ernst & Young gains partners from PPB Advisory in Australia

Ernst & Young gains partners from PPB Advisory in Australia

22 March 2017

Ernst & Young’s Australian arm has announced the hire of two partners who left professional services firm PPB Advisory in Sydney last month.

Community round-up: Ashurst loses partner in Australia

Community round-up: Ashurst loses partner in Australia

14 March 2017

An Ashurst partner in Australia has moved to local firm Johnson Winter & Slattery, as there were lateral moves in the US and a new office for a turnaround business in the north of the UK.

Dentons poaches from Clifford Chance and Baker McKenzie in Germany

Dentons poaches from Clifford Chance and Baker McKenzie in Germany

13 March 2017

Dentons has announced the hire of three new partners with restructuring expertise in its Frankfurt and Munich structured finance teams, following raids on rival international firms Clifford Chance and Baker McKenzie.

Cassels Brock poaches DLA Piper’s Canada restructuring head

Cassels Brock poaches DLA Piper’s Canada restructuring head

10 March 2017

Cassels Brock & Blackwell has hired two DLA Piper restructuring partners with experience in cross-border matters, including the firm’s Canadian restructuring chair.

Alvarez & Marsal scoops three more restructuring specialists from KMPG in London

Alvarez & Marsal scoops three more restructuring specialists from KMPG in London

07 March 2017

Global professional services firm Alvarez & Marsal has hired three restructuring specialists from KPMG in London, a little under a year after poaching the Big Four firm’s UK restructuring and turnaround heads.

Squire Patton Boggs welcomes back US bankruptcy partner

Squire Patton Boggs welcomes back US bankruptcy partner

03 March 2017

Squire Patton Boggs has re-hired partner Kelly Singer in Phoenix after five years at Quarles & Brady.

Community round-up: TMA UK appoints new president, firms hire in US and  Australia

Community round-up: TMA UK appoints new president, firms hire in US and Australia

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.

Fieldfisher opens in Amsterdam with insolvency partner hires

Fieldfisher opens in Amsterdam with insolvency partner hires

24 February 2017

European law firm Fieldfisher has launched a new office in Amsterdam with five partners from Dutch firm Kennedy Van der Laan.

Minter Ellison practice head joins Melbourne boutique

Minter Ellison practice head joins Melbourne boutique

23 February 2017

Minter Ellison’s Australian head of restructuring Ian Walker has joined corporate boutique Brian Ward as a principal in Melbourne.

Eversheds Sutherland hires partner from Pinsent Masons in London

Eversheds Sutherland hires partner from Pinsent Masons in London

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.

Sidley makes four-partner scoop in Munich from Kirkland and Linklaters

Sidley makes four-partner scoop in Munich from Kirkland and Linklaters

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.

Kobre & Kim poaches partner from Dentons in New York

Kobre & Kim poaches partner from Dentons in New York

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.