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Westbrook and Paulus: “We are concerned about the future of insolvency”

Leading lights of the insolvency community Jay Westbrook and Christoph Paulus say they are concerned about what they see as an abuse of bankruptcies to shield third parties from liability.

05 May 2022

Glenn Agre hires Morgan Lewis bankruptcy head in New York

The former leader of Morgan Lewis & Bockius’ bankruptcy group has joined recently launched trial firm Glenn Agre Bergman & Fuentes in New York, telling GRR his new outfit offers him flexibility and a “virtually conflicts free environment”.

04 May 2022

Katten hires Avonhurst partner in London

A former Morrison & Foerster partner, who helped establish the London chapter of the International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation, has joined Katten Muchin Rosenman’s growing UK restructuring group.

03 May 2022

Teneo hires former investment banker from EY

A former investment banker with credits on the restructurings of Canadian-Colombian oil company Pacific Exploration and Slovenian food retailer Mercator has joined Teneo in London.

29 April 2022

Teneo hires from Accuracy in Hong Kong

Former EY and Accuracy director So Kim Lau has joined the recently launched Hong Kong office of New York-headquartered financial advisory firm Teneo.

25 April 2022

Interpath plans expansion into Ireland with six hires from Big Four firms

Interpath Advisory has announced it is planning to open a practice in Ireland in June, recruiting senior insolvency practitioners from Deloitte and KPMG.

22 April 2022

Win for Goodwin as Kirkland partner joins firm

A Kirkland & Ellis partner who represented creditors in the Seadrill, Puerto Rico and Molycorp restructurings has joined Goodwin Procter in New York.

21 April 2022

Quantuma expands into Asia

UK-headquartered advisory group Quantuma is expanding its international presence into Asia with the launch of a new office in Singapore, led by recent recruit Luke Furler.

14 April 2022

Interpath Advisory hires new managing director from BDO

Interpath Advisory has added a former BDO partner with experience acting as an administrator in multiple leisure and retail restructurings, to its Birmingham regional office in the UK.

11 April 2022

Fieldfisher taps CMS partner and team to develop Düsseldorf practice

Fieldfisher has hired a CMS partner who advised on sex shop chain Beate Uhse’s restructuring, and his team of three associates, to build out the firm’s practice in Düsseldorf.

11 April 2022

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