Shearman Adds Insolvency Partner In London

Law360, London (July 17, 2020, 6:49 PM BST) -- Law firm Shearman & Sterling has nabbed a new partner in financial restructuring and insolvency from Weil Gotshal & Manges for its London office.

Shearman & Sterling LLP said Thursday it has hired Alex Wood, an attorney with experience advising companies, financial institutions, hedge funds and credit funds on restructurings and insolvencies, as a partner.

"We are very pleased to welcome Alex as a financial restructuring and insolvency partner in London," Fred Sosnick, leader of the firm's financial restructuring & insolvency team, said.

"His entrepreneurial approach, knowledge of the market and technical expertise are a perfect fit with our global platform,"...

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