Global Restructuring Review - Cross-border restructuring and insolvency legal news, features and events
13 October 2016
A former head of the World Bank's global insolvency initiative, Riz Mokal, has joined London-based chambers South Square as a barrister.
11 October 2016
The newly appointed co-chair of the International Bar Association’s insolvency section Richard J Mason says he plans to focus on the refinement and wider adoption of the UNCITRAL Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency.
10 October 2016
Grant Thornton has hired Sarah O’Toole from AlixPartners to lead its restructuring services team in the North West of England.
07 October 2016
A Kirkland & Ellis restructuring partner has moved to Sidley Austin, following six of his colleagues in related practices who made the same move in March this year.
06 October 2016
In the past week, Kirkland & Ellis, Goodwin Procter and Curtis Mallet-Prevost Colt & Mosle have announced promotions, making up restructuring lawyers on both sides of the pond.
06 October 2016
Olswang’s head of restructuring Alicia Videon has resigned her post to join McDermott Will & Emery, less than a week after her former firm entered merger discussions with CMS and Nabarro.
29 September 2016
AlixPartners has opened a new office in Houston and appointed David Hindman as managing director in the turnaround and restructuring team.
28 September 2016
Former McGuireWoods insolvency litigation partner Mark Platt has joined Fox Rothschild’s recently-established Dallas office.
22 September 2016
A lawyer who worked on one of the first transnational involuntary liquidations in the US, Hugh Ray III, has joined Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman as a partner in the firm’s Houston insolvency and restructuring practice.
20 September 2016
Firms across the UK and US including Winston & Strawn and Paul Hastings have bolstered their respective insolvency offerings over the past several weeks.
15 September 2016
Shane Ramsey has left Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton in New York to join Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough as a partner in its bankruptcy, restructuring and creditors’ rights team in Nashville.
14 September 2016
A partner in Kirkland & Ellis’ Chicago restructuring practice has moved Faegre Baker Daniels less than a year after being made up.