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Sheppard Mullin recruits Kirkland & Ellis partner in Chicago

Sheppard Mullin recruits Kirkland & Ellis partner in Chicago

23 April 2020

Kirkland & Ellis restructuring partner Justin Bernbrock has joined Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton in Chicago.

UK insolvency regulator names asset recovery “pioneer” as new president

UK insolvency regulator names asset recovery “pioneer” as new president

21 April 2020

The UK’s Insolvency Practitioners Association has appointed Grant Thornton’s insolvency practice leader and asset recovery “pioneer” Kevin Hellard as its new president.

Retired Skadden partner joins Lazard in London

Retired Skadden partner joins Lazard in London

16 April 2020

Financial advisory and asset management firm Lazard has recruited Christopher Mallon, a retired Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom partner, in London.

Baker McKenzie adds Hector Arroyo from Bremond

Baker McKenzie adds Hector Arroyo from Bremond

16 April 2020

Following the departure of its founder for Paul Hastings earlier this week, another former partner from the French boutique Bremond & Associés has joined an international firm in Paris.

Duff & Phelps hires distressed M&A specialist in New York

Duff & Phelps hires distressed M&A specialist in New York

15 April 2020

Geoffrey Frankel has joined Duff & Phelps as a managing director in its restructuring advisory, distressed M&A and special situations practice in New York.

PwC hires Cole Schotz partner in New York

PwC hires Cole Schotz partner in New York

09 April 2020

Cole Schotz partner Jill Bienstock has moved to Big Four advisory firm PwC as a director in its business recovery services team in New York.

Paul Hastings partner moves to DLA Piper in London

Paul Hastings partner moves to DLA Piper in London

03 April 2020

DLA Piper has recruited Paul Hastings partner David Manson to its UK restructuring team, following the departures of four senior partners last year.

Dentons recruits from DLA Piper in Melbourne as covid-19 fuels demand

Dentons recruits from DLA Piper in Melbourne as covid-19 fuels demand

01 April 2020

International firm Dentons has recruited a pair of restructuring lawyers from DLA Piper in Melbourne, including its Australian head of restructuring, as it braces itself for a coronavirus-fuelled growth in demand.

FRP hires “industry stalwart” from US fund in London

FRP hires “industry stalwart” from US fund in London

31 March 2020

FRP Advisory has appointed former KPMG director Ian Corfield as a partner in its restructuring group in London.

Ashurst hires Slaughter and May veteran in London

Ashurst hires Slaughter and May veteran in London

25 March 2020

Slaughter and May veteran partner Richard de Carle, who worked on the international insolvencies of MF Global and Lehman Brothers, is set to join Ashurst’s corporate practice in London next month.

Harneys names new Shanghai managing partner and recruits in Hong Kong

Harneys names new Shanghai managing partner and recruits in Hong Kong

18 March 2020

Offshore firm Harneys has bolstered its ranks in Asia, naming a new managing partner in Shanghai and recruiting a new counsel in Hong Kong.

Former Baker McKenzie restructuring co-head joins Greenberg Traurig

Former Baker McKenzie restructuring co-head joins Greenberg Traurig

17 March 2020

Greenberg Traurig has hired former co-head of Baker McKenzie’s global restructuring practice Ian Jack as a shareholder in its London office.