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Harneys names new Shanghai managing partner and recruits in Hong Kong

Offshore firm Harneys has bolstered its ranks in Asia, naming a new managing partner in Shanghai and recruiting a new counsel in Hong Kong.

18 March 2020

Former Baker McKenzie restructuring co-head joins Greenberg Traurig

Greenberg Traurig has hired former co-head of Baker McKenzie’s global restructuring practice Ian Jack as a shareholder in its London office.

17 March 2020

TMA’s Scott Stuart talks about coronavirus and the challenges of leadership

“There’s fear and panic right now and there’s no real way to quell that.” Fresh off the back of the Turnaround Management Association’s distressed investment conference in Las Vegas, GRR spoke to the organisation’s CEO, Scott Stuart, about coronavirus-induced confidence in distressed markets and how firms are set up to deal with the forthcoming economic shockwaves.

17 March 2020

Maples Group promotes new of counsel in London

International firm Maples Group has promoted Christian La-Roda Thomas to of counsel in its dispute resolution and insolvency team in London.

16 March 2020

Johnson Winter & Slattery hires former HSF restructuring head in Brisbane

Australian firm Johnson Winter & Slattery has recruited the former head of Herbert Smith Freehills’ restructuring practice in Australia as a partner in its Brisbane office.

10 March 2020

Bayard bankruptcy co-chair moves to Cole Schotz in Delaware

Cole Schotz has hired the co-chair of Delaware firm Bayard’s restructuring group, Justin Alberto, as a member in its bankruptcy and corporate restructuring practice in Wilmington.

28 February 2020

Addleshaw Goddard partner moves to Norton Rose in London

Norton Rose Fulbright has hired Alison Goldthorp from Addleshaw Goddard as a partner in its bankruptcy, financial restructuring and insolvency team in London.

26 February 2020

Former OW Bunker trustee joins Copenhagen boutique

Plesner partner Pernille Bigaard, the former trustee in bankruptcy of shipping fuel supplier OW Bunker, has left the firm to join restructuring boutique Sundgaard.

21 February 2020

Paul Hastings hires Winston & Strawn pair

The head of Winston & Strawn’s restructuring practice, Justin Rawlins, has joined Paul Hastings in Los Angeles along with fellow Winston partner Phil Ratner in New York.

20 February 2020

Dechert hires second partner from Shearman in London

Dechert has hired Shearman & Sterling partner Alastair Goldrein in its London office, following its hire of Solomon Noh from the same firm earlier this month.

18 February 2020

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