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Industry veterans team up to launch Caissa Capital in New York

Industry veterans team up to launch Caissa Capital in New York

14 July 2017

Three industry stalwarts from KRyS Global, investment bank Godrian Group and law firm Squire Patton Boggs, have united to launch a new firm providing workout and financial restructuring advisory and legal services in a single entity.

Ballard Spahr leaves San Diego after losing partners and counsel to Dinsmore & Shohl

Ballard Spahr leaves San Diego after losing partners and counsel to Dinsmore & Shohl

13 July 2017

Ballard Spahr has shut its San Diego office, it has confirmed, after losing three high-profile restructuring attorneys to fellow US firm Dinsmore & Shohl.

Dentons promotes partners in Madrid

Dentons promotes partners in Madrid

12 July 2017

Dentons has made up two new partners in Madrid, including the head of the firm’s Spanish insolvency and bankruptcy practice Julio Parrilla.

FTI Consulting acquires CDG Group in New York

FTI Consulting acquires CDG Group in New York

07 July 2017

Global business advisory firm FTI Consulting has acquired “renowned” restructuring and turnaround management outfit CDG Group in New York.

Community round-up: Promotions at global firms and a new chapter for IWIRC

Community round-up: Promotions at global firms and a new chapter for IWIRC

04 July 2017

Recent weeks have seen restructuring promotions at Baker & McKenzie in Japan and Walkers in the UAE, and at advisory firms in the US and the UK, alongside the launch of a new International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) network in Malaysia.

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.