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Alvarez & Marsal hires in London from Carter Backer Winter

Alvarez & Marsal hires in London from Carter Backer Winter

07 November 2018

Alvarez & Marsal has hired a new senior director in London – a former insolvency practitioner at Carter Backer Winter.

Romanian restructuring firm CITR opens in Cyprus

Romanian restructuring firm CITR opens in Cyprus

24 October 2018

Romanian advisory firm Casa de Insolventa Transilvania (CITR) has opened a Cyprus office, marking its first international expansion.

Fried Frank partner joins Ropes & Gray in New York

Fried Frank partner joins Ropes & Gray in New York

23 October 2018

Ropes & Gray has hired bankruptcy and restructuring partner Matthew Roose in New York from Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson.


IWIRC treasurer joins Lowenstein Sandler

IWIRC treasurer joins Lowenstein Sandler

19 October 2018

Lowenstein Sandler has hired Jennifer Kimble, director of business development at Prime Clerk and treasurer of the International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation, as counsel in its bankruptcy and restructuring group in New York.

Harneys loses a Smith in Hong Kong, adds one in the Caymans

Harneys loses a Smith in Hong Kong, adds one in the Caymans

12 October 2018

Harneys has hired partner Paul Smith from DLA Piper to join it in the Cayman Islands, while Hong Kong senior associate David Smith – no relation – has left the firm to become a barrister in Australia.

B Riley FBR hires Oppenheimer restructuring head

B Riley FBR hires Oppenheimer restructuring head

11 October 2018

Investment bank B Riley FBR has hired a new senior managing director in its New York office from Oppenheimer & Co.

FTI expands in New York with CohnReznick hires

FTI expands in New York with CohnReznick hires

03 October 2018

FTI Consulting has expanded its New York restructuring practice with the hire of five new practitioners, including four from CohnReznick.

Community round-up: Miami, Hong Kong, Vienna and Luxembourg

Community round-up: Miami, Hong Kong, Vienna and Luxembourg

02 October 2018

Sequor Law has added to its Miami practice, while Holman Fenwick Willan has shifted a senior partner to its Hong Kong office, Austria’s Jaksch Schoeller Riel has rebranded amid a police investigation, and Maples and Calder has expanded to Luxembourg.

AlixPartners expands in New York and Los Angeles with Zolfo Cooper takeover

AlixPartners expands in New York and Los Angeles with Zolfo Cooper takeover

28 September 2018

Global consulting firm AlixPartners has acquired advisory firm Zolfo Cooper, adding to its ranks in New York and Los Angeles.

Harneys hires in Hong Kong and BVI

Harneys hires in Hong Kong and BVI

26 September 2018

Harneys has named restructuring partner Ian Mann as the new head of its Asia office in Hong Kong, where the firm has also hired Holman Fenwick Willan partner Andrew Johnstone, while its British Virgin Islands office has hired Irish barrister John McCarroll SC.

Wollmuth Mayer partner heads to Ice Miller in New York

Wollmuth Mayer partner heads to Ice Miller in New York

24 September 2018

New York-based partner John Giampolo has joined Ice Miller’s bankruptcy litigation practice from Wollmuth Mayer & Deutsch.

IWIRC announces new board of directors

IWIRC announces new board of directors

24 September 2018

The International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) has announced its newly elected and appointed incoming board of directors for 2018 – 2019.