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Former OW Bunker trustee joins Copenhagen boutique

Former OW Bunker trustee joins Copenhagen boutique

21 February 2020

Plesner partner Pernille Bigaard, the former trustee in bankruptcy of shipping fuel supplier OW Bunker, has left the firm to join restructuring boutique Sundgaard.

Paul Hastings hires Winston & Strawn pair

Paul Hastings hires Winston & Strawn pair

20 February 2020

The head of Winston & Strawn’s restructuring practice, Justin Rawlins, has joined Paul Hastings in Los Angeles along with fellow Winston partner Phil Ratner in New York.

Dechert hires second partner from Shearman in London

Dechert hires second partner from Shearman in London

18 February 2020

Dechert has hired Shearman & Sterling partner Alastair Goldrein in its London office, following its hire of Solomon Noh from the same firm earlier this month.

Heads-Up: Ian Mann and Chai Ridgers at Harneys in Hong Kong

Heads-Up: Ian Mann and Chai Ridgers at Harneys in Hong Kong

18 February 2020

“If you can use your ingenuity to identify how stakeholders will benefit from the restructuring, you will get past the lack of a legal framework.” Offshore firm Harneys’ Asia managing partner Ian Mann and head of restructuring in Asia Chai Ridgers speak to GRR about China Agrotech, commodities and restructuring without a cross-border framework in Asia.

Khaitan & Co recruits New Delhi partner

Khaitan & Co recruits New Delhi partner

17 February 2020

Indian firm Khaitan & Co has recruited a new banking, restructuring and insolvency partner in New Delhi.

Cole Schotz bolsters New York restructuring group

Cole Schotz bolsters New York restructuring group

14 February 2020

Cooley restructuring partner Seth Van Aalten has left the firm after 16 years to join Cole Schotz in New York.

Carey Olsen hires from Campbells in Hong Kong

Carey Olsen hires from Campbells in Hong Kong

12 February 2020

Hong Kong-based Campbells partner Jeremy Lightfoot has decamped for rival offshore firm Carey Olsen.

Latham & Watkins adds another in New York

Latham & Watkins adds another in New York

12 February 2020

Continuing a recent hiring spree, Latham & Watkins has recruited Anupama Yerramalli as counsel from Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel in New York.

BlackOak hires Shook Lin & Bok partner in Singapore

BlackOak hires Shook Lin & Bok partner in Singapore

11 February 2020

Shook Lin & Bok partner Debby Lim has joined special situations boutique BlackOak in Singapore.

Conyers hires new restructuring head in Cayman

Conyers hires new restructuring head in Cayman

10 February 2020

Offshore firm Conyers has hired Alex Potts QC as the new head of its litigation and restructuring practice in the Cayman Islands.

Norton Rose Fulbright adds new partner in Frankfurt

Norton Rose Fulbright adds new partner in Frankfurt

06 February 2020

Norton Rose Fulbright have added a new partner to the firm’s financial restructuring and insolvency team in Frankfurt.

McCarthy Denning adds Jones Day partner in London

McCarthy Denning adds Jones Day partner in London

05 February 2020

London-based McCarthy Denning has added a pan-European special situations and credit trading partner to its London office.