High-profile bankruptcy partner quits Milbank
A top bankruptcy partner at Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy is leaving to join Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker, reports The New York Law Journal. Luc Despins, well-known for his representation of the creditors' committee in the Enron bankruptcy, is the latest marquee name to be poached as firms rush to ramp up restructuring practices in response to the worsening economy. Despins has also represented the creditors' committee for failed commodity brokerage Refco, and has had roles in several other major bankruptcies.
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