Shearman Adds Insolvency Partner From Latham

Law360, London (April 1, 2021, 4:24 PM BST) -- Law firm Shearman & Sterling LLP said Thursday it has hired a finance partner from rival Latham & Watkins LLP to boost its restructuring team in London.

Shearman said Helena Potts has joined its financial restructuring and insolvency team, where she will serve as a partner. Potts has experience on the debtor, sponsor and creditor sides of restructuring deals and specializes in large, complex restructurings.

"Helena brings invaluable industry knowledge and extensive experience across the whole restructuring spectrum. Her addition further augments our offering and diverse and comprehensive restructuring skill set," Joel Moss and Luckey McDowell, leaders of the firm's financial...

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