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.

Sidley Strengthens Transactional & Regulatory Practices

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

Sidley Adds Zaba to M&A Practice

Derek Zaba has joined Sidley Austin as a partner in the firm’s global M&A and Private Equity group and co-leader of the shareholder activism practice.

Sidley Adds Newman to Global Restructuring Group

Sam Newman has joined Sidley Austin’s global Restructuring group as a partner in the Los Angeles office. He was previously a partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher.

Sidley Adds Century City Team Led by Khodadad

Century City, a private equity team led by Mehdi Khodadad, has joined Sidley Austin from Cooley.

Sidley Adds Global Finance Partner Plaskon in New York

Sidley Austin has added finance lawyer Leslie A. Plaskon to the firm as a partner in its Global Finance practice in New York. One of several recent additions to Sidley’s New York office, Plaskon joins from Paul Hastings, where she was a partner.

Sidley Names Regulatory Lawyer as Partner in London

Sara George joined Sidley Austin in London as a partner in the firm’s Securities and Derivatives Enforcement and Regulatory practice. 

Sidley Adds Energy Team in New York and D.C.

Law firm Sidley Austin brought on board Tara Higgins and Noreen Phelan as partners and Chris Hutchison as a senior associate. All three will work in the firm’s global Energy and Infrastructure practice.

Knight, Persons Join Sidley Global Restructuring Practice

Mark Knight and Charles M. Persons joined Sidley Austin’s Global Restructuring practice as a partner and counsel, respectively. Knight will be based in the law firm’s London office, while Persons will operate out of Dallas.

Sidley Hires CLO Authority Kolyer as Partner in New York

Sidley Austin hired Steven Kolyer as a partner in its Global Finance practice in New York.