Austin LLP announced today that Mark Knight has joined the firm as a
partner in its London office. He will be a member of Sidley’s global
Restructuring practice. Mr. Knight is experienced in leading complex,
precedent- setting multijurisdictional restructurings on both the
creditor and debtor sides.
Before joining Sidley, Mr. Knight served as a partner and general
counsel of an investment platform that services non-performing loans in
some of Europe’s most challenging restructuring jurisdictions, including
Greece and Italy. Prior to this, Mr. Knight was a partner in the
restructuring group of an international law firm where he advised
clients on the acquisition, disposal and reorganization of distressed
James Conlan, global head of the Restructuring practice at Sidley, and
Patrick Corr, firmwide Restructuring practice area team leader, said,
“Mark Knight adds strength to our market-leading Restructuring practice.”
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