Winston & Strawn added two partners to the firm’s rapidly growing Miami office: Carl A. Fornaris, who joins the Transactions Department, and Jared R. Kessler, who joins the firm’s Litigation Department.
Tom Cartwright joined Paul Hastings as a partner based in London. Cartwright advises private equity sponsors, sovereign wealth funds and family offices on private equity investments and M&A transactions.
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.