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Litigator joins Quinn Emanuel from Kirkland & Ellis

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has hired a litigator with experience in supporting insolvency-related proceedings from Kirkland & Ellis in New York.

27 January 2016

Weil adds restructuring partner from Ashurst

Weil Gotshal & Manges has hired a partner from Ashurst in Frankfurt.

27 January 2016

Fried Frank poaches Mayer Brown joint practice head

Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson has hired the joint head of Mayer Brown’s London restructuring practice.

27 January 2016

Lazard hires managing director from Skadden

Financial advisory and asset management firm Lazard has hired a partner from Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom as managing director of restructuring.

27 January 2016

Abe leaves Baker & McKenzie to start new Tokyo firm

Former Baker & McKenzie partner Shinichiro Abe has left the firm’s office in Tokyo to set up his own practice.

21 January 2016

Rothschild restructuring director joins PwC

PricewaterhouseCoopers has hired a former director of Rothschild’s restructuring practice as a partner in its London office.

17 December 2015

Bird & Bird adds team in Paris

Bird & Bird has hired the former head of the restructuring and insolvency practice at French firm Aramis as a partner in its Paris office.

17 December 2015

Shepherd and Wedderburn hires team in Glasgow

Scottish firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has hired a three-partner team from local rival HBJ Gateley in Glasgow.

17 December 2015

Akerman appoints new chair of bankruptcy and reorganisation

Florida-headquartered firm Akerman has appointed a new bankruptcy and reorganisation co-chair, as the former head of the group moves to lead the firm’s newly created fraud and recovery practice.

17 December 2015

Paul Hastings hires Linklaters Lehman partner

A former Linklaters partner who represented Lehman Brothers’ administrators before the UK courts is joining the London office of US firm Paul Hastings.

17 December 2015

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