A&M Hires Dean as Managing Director, Disputes & Investigations

Alvarez & Marsal added Managing Director Elizabeth Dean to its Disputes and Investigations group in San Francisco.

A&M Appoints Three to Managing Director Positions

Alvarez & Marsal appointed Yvette Chan to managing director to lead the Asia M&A Tax Advisory practice. The firm also promoted Richard Chen in Singapore and Colin Gater in Hong Kong to managing director.

Alvarez & Marsal Advise Parker Drilling on Reorganization Plan

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court confirmed the amended joint Chapter 11 plan of reorganization of Parker Drilling and its debtor affiliates. Alvarez & Marsal will serve as the company’s financial advisor during the bankruptcy process.

A&M Hires Howard as Managing Director in Public Sector Services

Mark Howard joined professional services firm Alvarez & Marsal as a managing director in the Public Sector Services unit. Howard will be the national lead of the state and local government consulting practice.

Alvarez & Marsal Advises on Westmoreland Chapter 11 Plan

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division approved the going-concern sale of Westmoreland Coal’s assets pursuant to its Chapter 11 plan.

Alvarez & Marsal Promote 43 to Managing Director

Professional services firm Alvarez & Marsal promoted 43 staff members to the position of managing director. The new directors come from across the globe, including New York, London, Athens, Mumbai and Hong Kong, among other cities.

A&M Advises NG Holdings on PI Financial Acquisition

Alvarez & Marsal Corporate Finance acted as the exclusive financial advisor to NG Holdings Canada on its acquisition of PI Financial for a total cash investment of over C$100 million ($74.117 million).

A&M Adds Activist Specialists to Corporate Transformation Team

Alvarez & Marsal added Nate Dwyer and Jim O’Donnell as managing director and senior director, respectively, to its Corporate Transformation Services team in San Francisco.

LBI Media Declares Bankruptcy, A&M Advises on Restructuring

LBI Media filed voluntary petitions for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Alvarez & Marsal is serving as financial advisor to the company through the restructuring process.

Barry, Hussein Join New North American M&A Group at A&M

Alvarez & Marsal’s Global Transaction Advisory Group established a North America Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions practice. The new practice will be led by Paul H. Barry and Faisel Hussein as managing directors.