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FRP joins global advisory network, Hilco acquires New York turnaround firm

The UK’s FRP has joined global advisory group Eight International and hired an EY partner in London, while financial services company Hilco Global has acquired New York-based restructuring firm Getzler Henrich & Associates.

16 July 2021

New Dutch restructuring association to promote cross-border cooperation

A new restructuring body has launched in the Netherlands to “play a leading role” in improving the quality of international restructurings carried out in the country.

12 July 2021

Community round-up: partners move firms across Europe and the US

Advisory firm Alvarez & Marsal has hired a new leader for its Italian restructuring group, while law firms K&L Gates, MÖNIG and Eversheds Sutherland have added partners across Europe, and US firms CohnReznick and Fox Rothschild have bolstered their practices on the East Coast.

09 July 2021

Schultze & Braun expands to Hamburg with administrator trio

Germany’s Schultze & Braun has established a new team in Hamburg with the hire of two lawyers from PwC Legal and a tax restructuring expert.

02 July 2021

Former Norton Rose restructuring chair joins O’Melveny in Texas

O’Melveny & Myers has launched a new office in Dallas with the hire of four partners from Norton Rose Fulbright – including its former global restructuring head Louis Strubeck.

30 June 2021

Mayer Brown grows in US with a trio from Foley

Mayer Brown has announced a trio of lateral hires from Foley & Lardner in the US, including a new co-lead for its New York restructuring practice with credits on the Madoff liquidation.

24 June 2021

Deloitte hires Luther partner in Hamburg

INSOL Europe’s deputy president Frank Tschentscher is set to join Deloitte Legal’s Hamburg office from Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft.

23 June 2021

DLA Piper hires two in the US

UPDATED: DLA Piper has bolstered its US restructuring practice with partners from Milbank and Kirkland & Ellis.

21 June 2021

“One in a million”: Judge Cornelius Blackshear 1939-2021

Former Southern District of New York bankruptcy judge Cornelius Blackshear, who oversaw the Chapter 11 case of US airline Pan Am and was the first African American to be appointed as a US Trustee, has died at the age of 81.

18 June 2021

AZB & Partners expands in Mumbai

India’s AZB & Partners has hired a new partner in Mumbai, who joins the firm after almost nine years at L&L Partners.

17 June 2021

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