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Clifford Chance sets up partner appeals body

May 26, 2009 Clifford Chance has created an independent appeals body for partners who are cut as part of its global restructuring. The ad hoc committee, led by commercial litigation partner Simon Davis, will consider appeals from…

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Skadden loses third partner in a week

May 20, 2009 Skadden restructuring partner Jan Baker has been appointed head of Latham & Watkins’ restructuring group and will be based in the firm’s New York office. It is understood that Baker will be joined by a small team of…

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O'Melveny bankruptcy co-chair Sage quits for Dechert

Jan 13, 2009 Michael Sage, the co-head of restructuring at O'Melveny & Myers, has joined Dechert in the latest in a series of high-profile moves in the bankruptcy Bar. Sage has represented creditors and bondholders in the Chapter…

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Mayer Brown Restructuring Chief Defects for Orrick

Aug 26, 2008 A rough 18 months for Mayer Brown got a little worse on Monday, when San Francisco's Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe announced that Raniero "Ron" D'Aversa, Jr., the cochair of Mayer's restructuring and bankruptcy…

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