The latest private practice and in-house moves from some of the biggest players on the legal market
from 5th January to 11th January 2017.

Bird & Bird have announced that Risto Siplia has joined as senior counsel based in Helsinki. Risto has wealth of experience advising on dispute resolution matters as well as construction and real estate law matters. He is well known in the legal industry in Finland, and for the numerous positions of trust he has held over the years.

The original press release can be found here on the Bird & Bird website.

Chadbourne have announced that Howard Beltzer has joined the firm as a member of their Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Group in New York. Mr. Beltzer, who joins Chadbourne as Senior Counsel, has extensive experience with Chapter 11 proceedings and multinational bankruptcies and restructuring matters. His primary focus is bank representations, and he frequently acts for agent banks in syndicated facilities, out-of-court restructurings and in-court insolvency proceedings.

The original press release can be found here on the Chadbourne website.

DLA Piper have announced that Nathan Bush has joined as a partner in Litigation and Regulatory practice based in Singapore. Through 12 years of investigative fieldwork and regulatory counseling across the region, Nate has gained valuable experience in the anticorruption and antitrust enforcement challenges facing international businesses active in Asia and Asian companies expanding into other markets.

The original press release can be found here on the DLA Piper website.

 

Hogan Lovells US LLP have announced that Stacey Rosenberg has joined the firm’s Finance practice as a partner in its Los Angeles office. Rosenberg has spent the past 20 years working in Los Angeles, representing lenders, borrowers and equity sponsors in a wide variety of debt finance transactions.

The original press release can be found here on the Hogan Lovells LLP website.

Proskauer have announced that Stephen Pevsner has joined as a partner in the firms London office. Mr. Pevsner’s practice focuses on UK and international M&A and private equity transactions, corporate reorganizations, and new business formations.

The original press release can be found here on the Proskauer website.

Simmons & Simmons have announced that Jen Yee Chan has joined the firm as a partner in their UK banking team. Jen Yee’s practice focuses on funds finance and general bank lending, acting for banks, private equity houses and financial institutions. Simmons & Simmons have also announced that Cindy Valentine has joined their financial services practice as a partner. . Her experience covers a wide range of international funds, including large buyout and mid-market funds, renewable energy, venture funds, fund of funds, real estate and emerging market funds.

The Jen Yee Chan original press release can be found here on the Simmons and Simmons website.

The Cindy Valentine original press release can be found here on the Simmons and Simmons Website.

White & Case LLP have announced that Patrick Sarch has joined the firm as the  co-head of their corporate practice in London. Sarch has 20 years of experience providing advisory and transactional advice to a broad range of clients, including financial institutions. White & Case LLP have also announced that Carrie LeRoy will join the Firm’s Global Intellectual Property (IP) Practice as a partner in its Silicon Valley office. LeRoy has advised clients on a variety of complex US and cross-border technology transactions involving the purchase, licensing and divestiture of IP assets, including M&A deals, university licensing agreements, biotechnology collaborations and multimedia content distribution

The original Patrick Sarch press release can be found here on the White & Case LLP website.

The original Carrie Leroy press release can be found here on the White & Case LLP website.