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Willkie Farr & Gallagher hires in Chicago

Willkie Farr & Gallagher has bolstered its restructuring practice in Chicago with a partner from DLA Piper.

17 June 2021

White & Case continues US expansion with Kirkland hire

Updated: White & Case has hired Kirkland & Ellis partner Gregory Pesce in Chicago, who has credits on the liquidation of securities broker MF Global and industrial fishing conglomerate China Fishery’s bankruptcy.

10 June 2021

Re-launched Buchler Phillips expands in London

London-based turnaround and restructuring firm Buchler Phillips has re-hired an insolvency specialist after a 25-year hiatus and appointed the former chairman of Tottenham Hotspur football club as a partner.

07 June 2021

New leaders for Potter Anderson, Gibson Dunn and Erskine Chambers

Delaware-based law firm Potter Anderson & Coroon has promoted a new restructuring head in Wilmington, while Gibson Dunn & Crutcher has announced new practice chairs in Asia, Europe and the US, and the UK’s Erskine Chambers has appointed a company and insolvency specialist as its new head.

03 June 2021

Dechert continues London expansion

Two months after it recruited Weil Gotshal & Manges' London practice co-head, Dechert has continued to strengthen its restructuring offering with the hire of a long-time Jones Day partner.

01 June 2021

Jones Day partner joins King & Spalding in Chicago

King & Spalding has hired a former Jones Day partner in Chicago who worked on the restructurings of carmaker Chrysler and the city of Detroit in the wake of the global financial crisis.

25 May 2021

Quinn Emanuel makes double partner hire in the US

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has added a partner duo from Foley & Lardner to its Washington, DC office.

20 May 2021

Kroll hires in Dubai from KPMG

Kroll has expanded in Dubai, adding a new associate managing director from KPMG with credits on the liquidation of UK travel agent Thomas Cook and the bankruptcy of securities broker MF Global.

19 May 2021

KPMG “rising star” moves to Alvarez & Marsal in London

Alvarez & Marsal’s European restructuring head tells GRR that the recent sales of KPMG's and Deloitte’s UK restructuring arms are proving to be “good news” for the firm, which hired former KPMG director Paul Berkovi in London this week.

18 May 2021

Alvarez & Marsal hires in Asia and Europe

Private investor and consultant Tod Macri has joined Alvarez & Marsal as a senior adviser in Hong Kong, while the firm has also hired three directors in its debt advisory teams in London and Frankfurt.

11 May 2021

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