More Bankruptcy Lawyers Land Advisory Roles In MF Global Orbit
Because of the increasing sovereign debt problems in Europe, commodities and derivatives broker MF Global Holdings collapsed and sought Chapter 11 protection in New York on Monday. Weil, Gotshal & Manges and British firm Ashurst have landed roles advising MF Global UK and MF Global UK Services on the U.K. administration. Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom restructuring partners Kenneth Ziman, J. Gregory Milmoe, J. Eric Ivester, and George Panagakis, Sullivan & Cromwell bankruptcy partner Andrew Dietderich is also advising the debtor. Quite a lot of Am Law 100 and top international firms have been advising various parties in connection with the collapse.