Fried Frank launches London restructuring practice with Mayer Brown hire

Former Allen & Overy lawyer Ashley Katz jumps to rival US firm to set up its first restructuring practice in the City

Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson has launched a London restructuring practice with the hire of Mayer Brown’s co-head of restructuring, bankruptcy and insolvency Ashley Katz.

The firm announced today that Katz will join as a partner in the bankruptcy and restructuring practice.

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