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Lefosse adds trio of partners in São Paulo

Brazilian firm Lefosse has bolstered its insolvency offering with the addition of Cescon Barrieu Flesch & Barreto’s former restructuring head Fábio Rosas and two other partners in São Paulo.

18 October 2022

A&M continues European expansion with rehire in Paris

Roland Berger partner Benoît Hochet has returned to Alvarez & Marsal as a managing director in Paris after six years away from the firm, during which time he helped guide Swiss vending machine company Selecta through its international restructuring.

17 October 2022

Kirkland hires new London partner from Milbank

Sarah Ullathorne has joined Kirkland & Ellis in London, in a move one of the firm’s senior European partners said will provide “a hugely valuable and rare bridge” between its restructuring, private equity and M&A practice groups.

13 October 2022

EY promotes two London partners to top positions

London-based EY partner Jo Robinson has taken over from Alan Hudson as head of the firm’s restructuring group for the UK and Ireland, while Hudson has been appointed to a newly created role as leader of EY’s 700-strong strategy consulting team in the region.

10 October 2022

FTI appoints managing director from Interpath in London

Interpath Advisory director Lucy Brocklebank has rejoined FTI Consulting in London, building on the firm’s recent expansion around the world.

07 October 2022

Former Bain Capital managing director joins Akin Gump in New York

Kirkland & Ellis partner Ranesh Ramanathan has joined Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld to co-lead its special situations and private credit group in New York, bringing with him experience representing foreign investors in distressed acquisition transactions in India.

06 October 2022

Lehman judge Shelley Chapman rejoins Willkie

Five days after making an historic order closing the liquidation of Lehman Brothers’ brokerage unit after its collapse 14 years ago, New York’s Judge Shelley Chapman has rejoined her old firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher.

05 October 2022

Sandton Capital expands London team with Teneo hire

Private equity and complex situations investor Sandton Capital Partners has added Teneo restructuring manager Tsvi Lewis to its London team.

04 October 2022

A&O restructuring co-head joins Linklaters in Hong Kong

Linklaters has hired the founder and co-head of Allen & Overy’s Asia Pacific restructuring practice, who worked on the restructurings of Caribbean mega-resort Baha Mar and commodities trader Noble Group.

03 October 2022

Eversheds adds to restructuring group in Chicago

UPDATED: Former Honigman partner Erin Broderick has joined Eversheds Sutherland as counsel in Chicago, bringing with her experience on the cross-border restructuring of Australian mining equipment supplier Emeco Holdings.

29 September 2022

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