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Stroock & Stroock raids four firms in NY restructuring push

Stroock & Stroock raids four firms in NY restructuring push

27 June 2017

US firm Stroock & Stroock & Lavan has boosted its financial restructuring group with hires from Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy, Weil Gotshal & Manges,Morrison & Foerster and Haynes & Boone in New York.

The inaugural GRR 100 is here!

The inaugural GRR 100 is here!

21 June 2017

Following months of extensive research, Global Restructuring Review is pleased to unveil our inaugural GRR 100, an annual guide to approved law firms for cross-border restructuring and insolvency matters around the world - as well as the top ranked firms in our GRR 30.

Alvarez & Marsal continues Big Four recruitment drive with EY hire

Alvarez & Marsal continues Big Four recruitment drive with EY hire

20 June 2017

Alvarez & Marsal has recruited EY restructuring partner Ben Cairns in London, the latest hire in a sustained recruitment drive from the Big Four accounting firms.

Third-party funder hires Paul Hastings restructuring counsel

Third-party funder hires Paul Hastings restructuring counsel

16 June 2017

Third-party funding provider Longford Capital has hired former Paul Hastings of counsel Marc Carmel to build its presence in the bankruptcy and restructuring sector.

Norton Rose Fulbright announces further merger, with Australia's Henry Davis York

Norton Rose Fulbright announces further merger, with Australia's Henry Davis York

14 June 2017

Norton Rose Fulbright has announced plans to merge with Australian firm Henry Davis York, which will bring together a combined team of 21 restructuring and insolvency partners across the country.

Brown Rudnick hires from Sidley in London

Brown Rudnick hires from Sidley in London

14 June 2017

Brown Rudnick has hired Sidley Austin’s Benjamin Klinger as a partner in its London bankruptcy and corporate restructuring team.

Nortel judge joins Thornton Grout Finnigan and Arbitration Place in Canada

Nortel judge joins Thornton Grout Finnigan and Arbitration Place in Canada

13 June 2017

After sitting on the bench in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice for more than 10 years, Justice Frank Newbould QC has returned to private practice in Toronto.

EY hires from Alvarez and US Treasury in NY and DC

EY hires from Alvarez and US Treasury in NY and DC

09 June 2017

Big Four accountancy firm Ernst & Young has bolstered its restructuring advisory services practice in the US with the addition of new principals from Alvarez & Marsal in New York and the Treasury Department in Washington, DC

Gibson Dunn poaches three partners from Ashurst in Paris

Gibson Dunn poaches three partners from Ashurst in Paris

08 June 2017

Gibson Dunn & Crutcher has recruited a five-strong team from Ashurst in Paris, including three restructuring-focused partners.

White & Case raids Skadden and Proskauer for New York hires

White & Case raids Skadden and Proskauer for New York hires

06 June 2017

White & Case has added two new partners to its global financial restructuring and insolvency practice in New York from rival firms Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom and Proskauer Rose.

Judge Arthur Votolato 1930-2017

Judge Arthur Votolato 1930-2017

02 June 2017

Arthur Votolato, former Chief Judge of the First Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel, who has been described as “truly one of the great pioneering bankruptcy judges”, has died at the age of 86.

CVR Global merges with DDJ Insolvency, hires veteran insolvency partner

CVR Global merges with DDJ Insolvency, hires veteran insolvency partner

31 May 2017

Insolvency and restructuring firm CVR Global has merged with London-based insolvency outfit DDJ Insolvency, weeks after it added industry veteran Charles Turner to its partnership in the city.