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Names to know in Indonesia

Names to know in Indonesia

31 October 2019

To be successful in Indonesia, relationships are everything. GRR presents a guide to the firms and individuals it’s essential to know in Indonesia’s restructuring market.

Begbies Traynor continues expansion with ALJ acquisition

Begbies Traynor continues expansion with ALJ acquisition

28 October 2019

UK corporate restructuring boutique Begbies Traynor has acquired insolvency and business recovery practice Alexander Lawson Jacobs in London, as the latter's managing director looks ahead to retirement.

Conyers hires in Cayman

Conyers hires in Cayman

28 October 2019

Offshore firm Conyers Dill & Pearman has hired Jonathon Milne from Mourant Ozannes as a partner in its Cayman Islands litigation and restructuring practice.

Accuracy hires from EY in Hong Kong

Accuracy hires from EY in Hong Kong

24 October 2019

Former EY director So Kim Lau has joined the recently-opened Hong Kong office of Accuracy, a French advisory firm established by a group of Arthur Anderson alumni.

Walsh wins IWIRC Asia Woman of the Year

Walsh wins IWIRC Asia Woman of the Year

23 October 2019

Borrelli Walsh co-founder Jacqueline Walsh has been named IWIRC’s Asia Woman of the Year for 2019.

Borrelli Walsh’s New York head goes solo

Borrelli Walsh’s New York head goes solo

21 October 2019

The head of Borrelli Walsh’s New York Office Michael Foreman has left the firm to resume the solo practice he first started five years ago.

Carles Cuesta hires from Uría Menéndez in Madrid

Carles Cuesta hires from Uría Menéndez in Madrid

16 October 2019

Spanish law firm Carles Cuesta has added to its Madrid office by hiring a lawyer from Uría Menéndez who specialises in insolvency and arbitration.

White & Case promotes in US and Germany

White & Case promotes in US and Germany

14 October 2019

Two restructuring and insolvency lawyers have been added to White & Case’s partnership, as part of the firm’s largest ever round of promotions.

McDermott adds two in Chicago, gains new co-chair

McDermott adds two in Chicago, gains new co-chair

10 October 2019

McDermott Will & Emery has brought in two new partners in Chicago, including a new global co-chair from Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom.

Gibson Dunn hires three from Jones Day in New York

Gibson Dunn hires three from Jones Day in New York

10 October 2019

Gibson Dunn & Crutcher has bolstered its New York restructuring practice hiring three partners from Jones Day, including a new co-chair for the group.

Singapore’s Justice Ramesh takes on Brunei role

Singapore’s Justice Ramesh takes on Brunei role

09 October 2019

The Singapore Supreme Court’s Justice Kannan Ramesh has been appointed a judicial commissioner of the Supreme Court of Brunei, where he will hear common law matters arising in the South East Asian nation.

Proskauer lawyer struck off after lying about insolvency qualification

Proskauer lawyer struck off after lying about insolvency qualification

09 October 2019

A lawyer formerly in Proskauer’s restructuring group has been struck off the roll after the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal in London found he had displayed dishonest conduct in a “deliberate, calculated and repeated” manner.