Finch Joins Jones Day as M&A Partner in Sydney

Shannon Finch has joined Jones Day’s Sydney office as a partner in the firm’s M&A practice.

Corporate and Securities Attorney Smith Joins Hahn & Hahn

Alan P. Smith has joined Hahn & Hahn’s Business Department as the firm expands to respond to increasing M&A activity.

Goodwin Adds Schultz to Financial Restructuring Practice

Nathan A. Schultz joined global law firm Goodwin’s Financial Restructuring practice as a partner in the San Francisco office.

Financial Services Lawyer Shur Joins Becker

Paul H. Shur, Esq. has joined the law firm Becker & Poliakoff. He was previously a shareholder at Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer.

Proskauer Adds Hillman to Bolster Business Solutions Team

Restructuring expert David Hillman will be joining Proskauer’s Business Solutions, Governance, Restructuring & Bankruptcy Group.

Wurst Elected to American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers Board Of Regents

Jeffrey A. Wurst, a senior partner at Ruskin Moscou Faltischek and a regular contributor to ABF Journal, has been elected to the Board of Regents of the American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers.

Brown Gibbons Lang Adds Two New Managing Directors

Investment bank Brown Gibbons Lang added Christoph Brandenberger and Manfred Steiner as managing directors in its Healthcare & Life Sciences practice.

Bankruptcy Attorney Nelson Joins Holland & Knight in Chicago

Bankruptcy Attorney Phillip W. Nelson has joined Holland & Knight as a senior counsel in the firm’s Chicago office.

Transactional Attorney Khadavi Joins Troutman Sanders

Steven Khadavi, a transactional attorney and the former managing partner of Dorsey & Whitney’s New York office, has joined the corporate practice of Troutman Sanders in the New York office.

Simpson Thacher Appoints Head of Government /Internal Investigations

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett has named Stephen M. Cutler as head of the firm’s Government and Internal Investigations Practice.