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Vinson & Elkins boosts London practice with Freshfields hire

Vinson & Elkins has added a partner from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer to its London office.

07 March 2016

White & Case poaches HSF China restructuring head

White & Case has hired Herbert Smith Freehills’ restructuring head for Greater China as a partner in its Hong Kong office.

03 March 2016

Community round-up: International laterals and Midwest moves

Jones Day, White & Case, Travers Smith and domestic US firm Dykema have all poached restructuring talent from rival firms in recent weeks, while former Detroit bankruptcy judge Steven Rhodes received a new municipal appointment.

02 March 2016

Pillsbury practice head hands reins to successor

US firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman has announced that a New York partner will succeed David Minnick as firm-wide leader of its insolvency and restructuring practice.

02 March 2016

Latham & Watkins announces Hong Kong expansion

Latham & Watkins has announced it is moving a senior restructuring partner from Chicago to Hong Kong, where it is also adding four more partners with experience in private equity and financing transactions - suggesting an anticipated growth in distressed investments work in Asia.

01 March 2016

DLA Piper co-chair Galardi joins Ropes & Gray

The former global co-chair of DLA Piper’s restructuring practice, Gregg Galardi, has joined Ropes & Gray as partner in the firm’s New York office.

26 February 2016

Thompson Hine hires three in Cleveland and New York

US firm Thompson Hine has hired three new partners with experience in bankruptcy, financial disputes and distressed debt and assets transactions in the past two months.

26 February 2016

Morrison & Foerster hires from Andrews Kurth in New York

Insolvency specialist Jonathan Levine has joined Morrison & Foerster as partner in the firm’s New York office.

26 February 2016

Kaye Scholer Chapter 9 lawyer joins Loeb & Loeb in LA

Loeb & Loeb has recruited former Kaye Scholer partner and state and municipal restructuring specialist Marc Cohen in its Los Angeles office.

19 February 2016

Baker & McKenzie duo join Akerman in Dallas

US firm Akerman has hired two restructuring partners from Baker & McKenzie in Dallas.

19 February 2016

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