Olswang Exits Continue Amid Merger Talks as Restructuring Head Quits for US Firm


Alicia Videon, formerly head of restructuring and insolvency at another UK firm, has joined McDermott as a London partner. Ms. Videon has advised on commercial real estate distressed debt and is cited in the Legal 500 as being “at the top of her game” for corporate restructuring work. Also joining in London was Russell Hampshire, who had been Europe-Middle East-Africa tax leader for technology at a Big Four accounting firm.