Calfee, Halter Hires Bankruptcy & Restructuring Attorney Schwartz

H. Jeffrey Schwartz has joined the law firm Calfee, Halter & Griswold as partner and co-chair of Calfee’s Business Restructuring and Insolvency practice group.

Sheppard Mullin Expands Dallas Finance/Bankruptcy Practice

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton has added Joel Bannister to the firm’s Finance and Bankruptcy practice group as a partner in its Dallas office.

Klingsberg and M&A Team Join Freshfields

Ethan Klingsberg and a team of leading M&A, governance and litigation lawyers have joined Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s New York office.

Shulman Rogers Taps Bryan To Lead Commercial Finance Practice

R. Timothy Bryan has joined Shulman Rogers as chair of the Commercial Finance Practice.

Carter Joins Hinshaw Commercial Transactions Practice in Chicago

Mark A. Carter has joined Hinshaw & Culbertson as a partner in the Commercial Transactions Practice in the Chicago office.

Corporate Energy Lawyer Freeman Joins Haynes and Boone

Michael Freeman has joined Haynes and Boone as a Dallas-based partner in the firm’s Energy Practice Group.

Shanks Joins Sidley M&A/PE Group in London

Eleanor Shanks will join Sidley and Austin in London. as a member of the global M&A and Private Equity practice.

Ropes & Gray Adds Two Finance Partners in New York

Leonard Klingbaum and Andrea Hwang have joined Ropes & Gray’s Finance Practice as partners in the firm’s New York office.

Sidley Strengthens Transactional & Regulatory Practices

Dr. Kolja Stehl has joined Sidley Austin as a partner in its EU Financial Services Regulatory group

Greenberg Traurig Expands Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice

Greenberg Traurig is expanding its global Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice with the addition of Alison Elko Franklin as a shareholder in the firm’s Atlanta office.