Freshfields swaps insolvency chiefs

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer partner Sandy Shandro has replaced Peter Bloxham as head of restructuring and insolvency. Shandro has been chairman of the Insolvency Committee of the City of London Law Society for the past two years and co-chaired the INSOL congress in Sydney this year. Bloxham, who has headed the group since its inception six years ago, remains in the restructuring and insolvency group, working alongside Neil Golding and his insurance solutions team. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 18 May