Mayer Brown Asia celebrates International Women’s Day 2021

To mark International Women’s Day “Choose to Challenge” campaign, our Asia Diversity & Inclusion RAW (Retain and Advance Women) Network Co-Chairs Susanne Harris and Amita Haylock were delighted to host Fiona Callanan-Thorsby, Sammi Cho and Fiona Phillips – three women of influence in banking and consulting – for a fascinating webinar discussion on their experiences as women leaders, and what this year’s theme means to them.

Webinar: A practical guide to cross border restructurings and insolvencies post Brexit

The Recast Insolvency Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2015/848), which (together with its predecessor) had been a part of the UK/EU restructuring and insolvency landscape for nearly two decades, has now fallen away. UK/EU restructurings and insolvencies opened after the end of the transition period will not have the benefit of its clear structure for the allocation of jurisdiction, the opening and recognition of proceedings and for the conduct and closure of those proceedings. This comes at a time when we expect to see a rise in the number of cross border cases.

A Mayer Brown Mom in Corona Lockdown

Monday, 5:45am. My youngest (2) wakes me up with lots of kisses. That’s a way to start the day, I think, though I only had 6 hours of sleep. Shortly after, my oldest (4) joins us and demands her breakfast. Alright, that’s another way to do it…