Global Restructuring Review - Cross-border restructuring and insolvency legal news, features and events
24 March 2016
White & Case has hired Robert Burns as a partner in its global financial restructuring and insolvency practice in New York.
23 March 2016
US firm Shipman and Goodwin has hired a new partner with cross-border restructuring experience in its newly-opened New York City office, Detroit-based Miller Canfield Paddock and Stone has added new and returning talent across its Michigan and Chicago offices, and Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson has announced its spring promotions round.
21 March 2016
The American College of Bankruptcy has elected Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe partner Marc Levinson as its new president at an annual fellows luncheon on 19 March in Washington, DC.
16 March 2016
Financial services firm Lazard has hired KPMG’s global head of restructuring to lead its team in London.
15 March 2016
Over the past week Norton Rose Fulbright and Debevoise & Plimpton have made lateral hires, while private equity firm HIG capital and consultancy Huron have recruited new managing directors.
10 March 2016
In the past week, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Squire Patton Boggs have announced their spring promotions rounds, KPMG has appointed a new UK head of restructuring following the departure of three key faces, and US turnaround firm MorrisAnderson has promoted a new director.
09 March 2016
Randall Mehrberg has returned to Jenner & Block as a partner in Chicago after 16 years in-house at various companies.
07 March 2016
Vinson & Elkins has added a partner from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer to its London office.
04 March 2016
White & Case has hired Herbert Smith Freehills’ restructuring head for Greater China as a partner in its Hong Kong office.
02 March 2016
Jones Day, White & Case, Travers Smith and domestic US firm Dykema have all poached restructuring talent from rival firms in recent weeks, while former Detroit bankruptcy judge Steven Rhodes received a new municipal appointment.
02 March 2016
US firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman has announced that a New York partner will succeed David Minnick as firm-wide leader of its insolvency and restructuring practice.
01 March 2016
Latham & Watkins has announced it is moving a senior restructuring partner from Chicago to Hong Kong, where it is also adding four more partners with experience in private equity and financing transactions - suggesting an anticipated growth in distressed investments work in Asia.