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Harneys hires in Hong Kong and BVI

Harneys hires in Hong Kong and BVI

26 September 2018

Harneys has named restructuring partner Ian Mann as the new head of its Asia office in Hong Kong, where the firm has also hired Holman Fenwick Willan partner Andrew Johnstone, while its British Virgin Islands office has hired Irish barrister John McCarroll SC.

Wollmuth Mayer partner heads to Ice Miller in New York

Wollmuth Mayer partner heads to Ice Miller in New York

24 September 2018

New York-based partner John Giampolo has joined Ice Miller’s bankruptcy litigation practice from Wollmuth Mayer & Deutsch.

IWIRC announces new board of directors

IWIRC announces new board of directors

24 September 2018

The International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) has announced its newly elected and appointed incoming board of directors for 2018 – 2019.

Soft wind-down clients and Big Four conflicts spur Alvarez & Marsal Cayman opening

Soft wind-down clients and Big Four conflicts spur Alvarez & Marsal Cayman opening

21 September 2018

Alvarez & Marsal has opened a new office in the Cayman Islands with hires from KPMG and RHSW Caribbean, who cite a demand for soft wind-down services from fund clients and opportunities arising from Big Four firm conflicts issues.

Mourant Ozannes hires Justine Lau from Mayer Brown in Hong Kong

Mourant Ozannes hires Justine Lau from Mayer Brown in Hong Kong

19 September 2018

Offshore firm Mourant Ozannes has hired Justine Lau from Mayer Brown, a lawyer with credits on the landmark Supreme Tycoon and Changgang cases under her belt, as counsel in its litigation and insolvency practice in Hong Kong.

Guggenheim director joins investment bank

Guggenheim director joins investment bank

18 September 2018

Investment bank B Riley FBR has recruited Alex Rohan, a former managing director at Guggenheim Securities, to join its corporate restructuring practice.

Kalo promotes in Cayman

Kalo promotes in Cayman

18 September 2018

Offshore restructuring firm Kalo has promoted Tim Womack and Cassandra Ronaldson to management roles in the Cayman Islands.

Kasowitz boosts Houston restructuring practice

Kasowitz boosts Houston restructuring practice

17 September 2018

Kasowitz Benson Torres has hired oil and gas specialist Kyung Lee as a partner in its restructuring practice in Houston.

Latham adds partner in New York

Latham adds partner in New York

12 September 2018

Latham & Watkins has hired Andrew Parlen from O’Melveny & Myers as a partner in its restructuring, insolvency and workouts practice in New York.

Hogan Lovells hires from GE Capital

Hogan Lovells hires from GE Capital

12 September 2018

Douglas Taber, formerly a senior in-house counsel at GE Capital, has joined Hogan Lovells’ business restructuring and insolvency practice in New York.

Vinson & Elkins hires from White & Case

Vinson & Elkins hires from White & Case

06 September 2018

Vinson & Elkins has hired a new counsel in its London office.

Jones Day’s Jimenez joins Paul Hastings in New York

Jones Day’s Jimenez joins Paul Hastings in New York

05 September 2018

Paul Hastings has hired the head of Jones Day’s Miami office, partner Pedro Jimenez, for its New York restructuring practice.