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Faegre Drinker continues rapid growth with US hires

Robins Kaplan’s Los Angeles-based restructuring chair and a Foley & Lardner partner in New York have become the latest additions to Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath’s fast-expanding restructuring group.

22 February 2021

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner hires from Brown Rudnick

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner has hired Brown Rudnick partner Didier Bruère-Dawson to help expand its offering in Paris.

22 February 2021

Baker Botts hires in Houston

Texas-headquartered Baker Botts has strengthened its Houston team with the hire of a partner from Greenberg Traurig.

18 February 2021

Weil’s Adam Plainer to move to Dechert

Weil’s London practice co-head Adam Plainer is leaving to join Dechert as global co-chair of its financial restructuring group, with the firm stating an aim to build a joined-up EMEA and US practice in the service of fund clients.

17 February 2021

Dentons group leader joins Greenberg Traurig in New York

Greenberg Traurig has hired Dentons partner Oscar Pinkas to chair its New York restructuring and bankruptcy practice.

12 February 2021

Community roundup: Quantuma, Duff & Phelps, Roland Berger, FTI Consulting, Consignum and CTF Consultancy

Quantuma and Duff & Phelps have hired in London, while Germany’s Roland Berger and Consignum have expanded across the country, and FTI Consulting has promoted a new head of corporate finance and restructuring in Asia: meanwhile, a new Norway/UK boutique has opened in Oslo.

12 February 2021

New Middle East restructuring head for Alvarez & Marsal

Alvarez & Marsal has appointed the interim CFO of struggling hospital operator NMC Healthcare to lead its Middle East restructuring practice in Dubai.

11 February 2021

Goodwin hires in London and Luxembourg

A Baker McKenzie partner is set to join Goodwin’s growing private equity practice in London, while the firm has also bolstered its restructuring group in Luxembourg.

10 February 2021

New bankruptcy judges in SDNY

An Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld partner and a career prosecutor have been appointed as bankruptcy judges in Manhattan.

08 February 2021

Hogan Lovells hires in London

Hogan Lovells has hired a commercial litigation team from Debevois & Plimpton that worked on the Nortel collapse, and a new co-head for its London M&A practice from White & Case.

08 February 2021

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