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GRR Awards 2019 – lifetime achievement award

GRR Awards 2019 – lifetime achievement award

04 June 2019

GRR is delighted to reveal that one of Brazil’s leading restructuring lawyers, a former consultant to the World Bank and founding member of the International Insolvency Institute, will be picking up our 2019 Lifetime achievement award.

Latham partners join King & Spalding in New York and Chicago

Latham partners join King & Spalding in New York and Chicago

04 June 2019

King & Spalding has hired two Latham & Watkins partners for its New York and Chicago offices.

KPMG hires partner from Stephenson Harwood

KPMG hires partner from Stephenson Harwood

03 June 2019

Stephenson Harwood restructuring partner Libby Elliott has moved to KPMG in London.

Australia’s ARITA under new leadership

Australia’s ARITA under new leadership

30 May 2019

The Australian Restructuring Insolvency and Turnaround Association has appointed Norton Rose Fulbright partner Scott Atkins as its president under a new governance structure.

Hogan Lovells hires Akin Gump partner in LA

Hogan Lovells hires Akin Gump partner in LA

30 May 2019

Hogan Lovells has hired David Simonds as a partner in its business restructuring and insolvency practice in Los Angeles – its fourth LA partner hire in the last year.

One in, two out at Husch Blackwell in Texas

One in, two out at Husch Blackwell in Texas

28 May 2019

Business services and litigation firm Husch Blackwell has lost a partner and a senior counsel from its bankruptcy practice in Dallas, but recruited an appellate partner to its Houston office.

Withers hires RPC Premier Law’s corporate head in Singapore

Withers hires RPC Premier Law’s corporate head in Singapore

23 May 2019

Withers KhattarWong has hired debt restructuring and M&A specialist Erlene Tan in Singapore.

INSOL’s first female president outlines new diversity policies

INSOL’s first female president outlines new diversity policies

20 May 2019

Alvarez & Marsal managing director Julie Hertzberg has outlined her plans to improve diversity at networking group INSOL International, after becoming its first female president.

Greenberg Traurig hires corporate trust specialist from Wells Fargo

Greenberg Traurig hires corporate trust specialist from Wells Fargo

13 May 2019

Greenberg Traurig has hired a corporate trust specialist from Wells Fargo as a shareholder at its new Minneapolis office.

Former South Square barrister named English solicitor general

Former South Square barrister named English solicitor general

10 May 2019

Lucy Frazer QC MP, a former barrister and insolvency practitioner at London-based chambers South Square, has become the new solicitor general for England and Wales.

Kalo hires from Borelli Walsh

Kalo hires from Borelli Walsh

07 May 2019

Offshore boutique firm Kalo has hired a manager in the British Virgin Islands from Borrelli Walsh.

Dentons partner named Alberta's justice minister

Dentons partner named Alberta's justice minister

03 May 2019

Doug Schweitzer, a restructuring and insolvency partner in Dentons’ Calgary office, has been named as the new justice minister of the Canadian province of Alberta.