Global Restructuring Review - Cross-border restructuring and insolvency legal news, features and events
02 June 2016
The past month has seen a flurry of hires and promotions in the restructuring teams of prominent Brazilian law firms, with experts predicting a rise in distressed transactions in the country in the near future.
01 June 2016
Recent weeks have seen banks and advisory firms add to their ranks of insolvency and restructuring managers in New York and London, while a veteran bankruptcy practitioner has joined Richards Kibbe & Orbe as a partner in New York.
26 May 2016
Greenberg Traurig has made its third partner-level restructuring hire in a year, poaching Lenard Parkins from Haynes & Boone in Texas.
24 May 2016
Advisory practice Hilco Merchant Resources and law firm Butler Snow have announced hires to spearhead expansions into new territories, while lawyers have moved firms in major US cities and two Florida boutiques have joined forces.
19 May 2016
Advisory firm FTI consulting has named Carlyn Taylor and Michael Eisenband as the new global co-leaders of its corporate finance and restructuring practice.
17 May 2016
US firm Ballard Spahr has poached two partners from Katten Muchin Rosenman, offshore firm Harneys had hired a litigation partner in Hong Kong, international consulting firm BDO has added new talent, and BakerHostetler has become the first firm to hire an artificially intelligent bankruptcy lawyer to assist in legal research.
17 May 2016
King & Spalding has added Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcy specialist Mark Kaufman as a partner in its Atlanta and Washington, DC offices.
12 May 2016
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe has added two Paris-based partners with restructuring backgrounds from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer.
11 May 2016
Robins Kaplan has hired from Weil Gotshal & Manges in New York; eight partners have joined US firm LeClairRyan; Norton Rose Fulbright has announced a round of promotions across the globe; and a real estate lawyer with restructuring experience has joined Akerman's Los Angeles office.
05 May 2016
Recent weeks saw high-profile hires in London and Texas and partner promotions across Europe. Debt financing specialist Mark Fine has joined Willkie Farr & Gallagher as partner in the firm’s London office.
04 May 2016
London partner Philip Hertz has taken over as global head of restructuring at Clifford Chance.
03 May 2016
A former Ashurst lawyer has joined third party funder Vannin Capital as counsel in its Sydney office.