Sidley added partner Rakhee V. Patel to its restructuring group. Patel joins Texas-based partners Duston McFaul and Charles Persons in Sidley’s growing global restructuring practice.
Stephen E. Hessler joined Sidley as the global practice leader of the restructuring group. He will be based in the firm’s New York office and joined after almost two decades at Kirkland & Ellis.
Holt Foster joined Sidley Austin as a partner in the firm’s Dallas office. Foster will be a member of the firm’s global energy and infrastructure group and a practice area team co-leader of the energy practice. He joined Sidley Austin from Thompson Knight.
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.