Global Restructuring Review - Cross-border restructuring and insolvency legal news, features and events
06 April 2016
US law firms Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough and Hahn & Hessen have appointed a new practice head and hired special counsel, respectively, while Canada’s BCF Business Law has added a new lawyer in Quebec City, and offshore firm Harneys has announced the secondment of a Bermudian litigator to Hong Kong.
05 April 2016
Hogan Lovells has hired DLA Piper restructuring partner Scott Harris to practise in its Perth and Sydney offices.
04 April 2016
Morgan Lewis & Bockius has added a former Tokyo High Court judge and adviser to financial services group Nomura Securities, as of counsel in Japan.
01 April 2016
Linklaters partners Rebecca Jarvis and Richard Bussell have been named as the new co-chairs of the firm’s global restructuring and insolvency practice.
31 March 2016
Proskauer Rose and Burges Salmon have made lateral hires, in the US and UK respectively, while Deloitte has added a new senior vice president in its corporate restructuring group in the past few weeks. Meanwhile, New York-based bankruptcy claims agent Prime Clerk has appointed a Weil Gotshal & Manges senior associate as director and hired a new director of solicitation and public securities.
29 March 2016
Roberta Colton, Tampa-based shareholder of Florida firm Trenam, has been appointed to a bankruptcy seat in the Middle District of Florida, with a duty station in Orlando.
24 March 2016
White & Case has hired Robert Burns as a partner in its global financial restructuring and insolvency practice in New York.
23 March 2016
US firm Shipman and Goodwin has hired a new partner with cross-border restructuring experience in its newly-opened New York City office, Detroit-based Miller Canfield Paddock and Stone has added new and returning talent across its Michigan and Chicago offices, and Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson has announced its spring promotions round.
21 March 2016
The American College of Bankruptcy has elected Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe partner Marc Levinson as its new president at an annual fellows luncheon on 19 March in Washington, DC.
16 March 2016
Financial services firm Lazard has hired KPMG’s global head of restructuring to lead its team in London.
15 March 2016
Over the past week Norton Rose Fulbright and Debevoise & Plimpton have made lateral hires, while private equity firm HIG capital and consultancy Huron have recruited new managing directors.
10 March 2016
In the past week, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Squire Patton Boggs have announced their spring promotions rounds, KPMG has appointed a new UK head of restructuring following the departure of three key faces, and US turnaround firm MorrisAnderson has promoted a new director.