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White & Case hires Bracewell restructuring partner

White & Case hires Bracewell restructuring partner

24 March 2016

White & Case has hired Robert Burns as a partner in its global financial restructuring and insolvency practice in New York.

Community round-up: US domestic hires and promotions

Community round-up: US domestic hires and promotions

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.

American College of Bankruptcy elects new president

American College of Bankruptcy elects new president

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.

Lazard hires KPMG restructuring head to run its London team

Lazard hires KPMG restructuring head to run its London team

16 March 2016

Financial services firm Lazard has hired KPMG’s global head of restructuring to lead its team in London.

Community round-up: top firms poach partners and hire MDs

Community round-up: top firms poach partners and hire MDs

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.

Community round-up: moving on up

Community round-up: moving on up

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.

Restructuring partner re-joins Jenner & Block in Chicago

Restructuring partner re-joins Jenner & Block in Chicago

09 March 2016

Randall Mehrberg has returned to Jenner & Block as a partner in Chicago after 16 years in-house at various companies.

Vinson & Elkins boosts London practice with Freshfields hire

Vinson & Elkins boosts London practice with Freshfields hire

07 March 2016

Vinson & Elkins has added a partner from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer to its London office.

White & Case poaches HSF China restructuring head

White & Case poaches HSF China restructuring head

04 March 2016

White & Case has hired Herbert Smith Freehills’ restructuring head for Greater China as a partner in its Hong Kong office.

Community round-up: International laterals and Midwest moves

Community round-up: International laterals and Midwest moves

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.

Pillsbury practice head hands reins to successor

Pillsbury practice head hands reins to successor

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.

Latham & Watkins announces Hong Kong expansion

Latham & Watkins announces Hong Kong expansion

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.