Marble Ridge Demands Return of MyTheresa Assets from Troubled Retailer Neiman Marcus

Debt investment firm Marble Ridge Capital sent a letter to the Neiman Marcus board of directors in light of the credit default swap market indicating a greater than 80% probability of default.

Orrick Adds Goldwasser, Vivekananda to Structured Finance Practice

Howard Goldwasser and Skanthan Vivekananda, leading authorities on collateralized loan obligations and other structured products, joined law firm Orrick as partners in the Structured Finance Group.

Former SEC Senior Counsel Moustakis Joins Seward & Kissel

SEC veteran Philip Moustakis joined law firm Seward & Kissel. He will work closely in several practice areas in both New York and Washington, D.C., including the Government Enforcement and the Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Groups.

Law Firm Morrison & Foerster Opens Boston Office

Law firm Morrison & Foerster opened an office in Boston to further extend its technology and life sciences capabilities. The move also expanded the firm’s Finance and Emerging Companies and Venture Capital practices.

Former BNY Mellon Legal Exec Goldenberg Joins Reed Smith

Robert Goldenberg joined Reed Smith as counsel in the law firm’s Financial Industry Group.

Robbins, Salomon & Patt Launches Strategic Alliance Spotlight

Law firm Robbins, Salomon & Patt launched its Strategic Alliance Spotlight, an initiative focused on celebrating client relationships.

Hogan Lovells Names Duke Philadelphia Office Managing Partner

Law firm Hogan Lovells named John Duke office managing partner of its Philadelphia office.

Hogan Lovells Names Donoho Restructuring & Insolvency Practice Head

Hogan Lovells named Chris Donoho practice area leader for the firm’s global Business Restructuring and Insolvency practice. Donoho succeeds Stephen Foster of the London office.

Martin Joins McDonald Hopkins in Cleveland Office

Amanda Rose Martin joined the McDonald Hopkins Cleveland office as an associate in the Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice Group in the firm’s Litigation Department.

CFPB Vet Lee Joins Arent Fox as Complex Litigation Partner

Law firm Arent Fox expanded its Complex Litigation practice with the addition of J. H. Jennifer Lee as a partner in San Francisco. Lee will advise clients in matters involving federal or state consumer financial statutes and regulations.