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KPMG hires PwC partner to lead turnaround group in London

KPMG has made a new addition to its global restructuring team, recruiting an executive from PwC with a focus in the automotive sector to lead its turnaround practice in London.

05 June 2020

Former Lehman Brothers general counsel joins New York investment firm

New York investment firm Pretium has hired former Lehman Brothers general counsel Matthew Cantor as a senior managing director focused on bankruptcy and distressed assets.

04 June 2020

Ashurst re-hires Weil Gotshal partner in Melbourne

London-based Weil Gotshal & Manges counsel Alinta Kemeny has moved back to her native Australia to re-join Ashurst in Melbourne.

02 June 2020

Faegre Drinker hires leading Sidley partners

The former head of Sidley Austin’s global restructuring practice James Conlan and its European restructuring head Patrick Corr have joined Faegre Drinker in the US and London.

01 June 2020

Gerhard Gispen 1960-2020

Gerhard Gispen, a co-managing partner at Dutch firm Houthoff and an active member of many domestic and international insolvency associations, has died at the age of 60.

18 May 2020

South Africa’s Webber Wentzel strengthens team in Johannesburg

Linklaters alliance firm Webber Wentzel has recruited former Allen & Overy partner Khurshid Fazel as its new restructuring head in Johannesburg, along with partner Julian Jones from Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr.

18 May 2020

GLAS recruits in Paris and New York

Financial administration services provider GLAS has hired Aymeric Mahe as the new head of its Paris operation and Adam Geller as an assistant vice president in New York.

15 May 2020

Mishcon and Reed Smith bolster restructuring offerings in Singapore

British firm Mishcon de Reya has launched a new office in Singapore after hiring a team from Withers KhattarWong, while Reed Smith’s formal law alliance in the Lion City, Resource Law, has recruited Shook Lin & Bok partner Johnny Lim.

12 May 2020

Pillsbury adds partner and senior counsel in San Francisco

Global law firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman has recruited a new partner and senior counsel to its insolvency and restructuring practice in San Francisco.

12 May 2020

Dentons launches combination with Argentinian firm

International firm Dentons has launched a new restructuring practice in Argentina after establishing a combination with local firm Rattagan Macchiavello Arocena.

07 May 2020

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