Riemer & Braunstein, a law firm that represents financial institutions and debt and equity funds in national and regional commercial finance and real estate finance transactions, promoted five lawyers to senior partner and two lawyers to partner, including promoting Anthony B. Stumbo to senior partner.
Workout activity has reached a fever pitch in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Jeffrey A. Wurst provides important tips, recommendations and considerations for secured lenders looking to execute successful workouts with a growing population of distressed borrowers in the current marketplace.
Katten has added a new partner, Michaela Crocker, to its Insolvency and Restructuring practice in Dallas. She is the 10th attorney to join the practice this year and the third this month. Crocker formerly was of counsel in the Business Restructuring & Reorganization practice at Jones Day.
Julia Gavrilov, counsel in the Garden City, NJ, office of Moritt Hock & Hamroff, was chosen as a recipient of the 2020 Secured Finance Network’s 40 Under 40 Awards. The global award recognizes rising stars in the secured finance industry.
Charles Pesant joined Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison as a partner in the corporate department and the securitization practice group. He will be based in the firm’s New York office. Pesant focuses his practice on domestic and cross-border structured finance deals.
Jeffrey C. Hampton and Mark Minuti, partners at Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr, were named recipients of the 2020 Mid-Size Company Turnaround and Transaction of the Year Award by the TMA in recognition of their work on behalf of Coordinated Health.
Faegre Drinker added Brett Fallon to the firm’s Wilmington, DE office as a partner in the finance and restructuring group. Fallon joined the firm from Morris James. He is the ninth attorney to join Faegre Drinker’s finance and restructuring group since June 1, 2020.