Hogan Lovells has hired three bankruptcy partners from Jones Day

Richard ‘Rick’ Wynne, who has served as lead debtor’s counsel to American Apparel and represents Mattel as a creditor in the Toys R Us Chapter 11 bankruptcy, will co-head Hogan Lovells’ U.S. bankruptcy, restructuring and insolvency practice. Bennett Spiegel and Erin Brady also join Hogan Lovells as partners. Bennett represented actress Zsa Zsa Gabor in a Chapter 11 case, and rock band Motley Crue in the bankruptcy case of one of the band members. Erin represented American Apparel and its affiliates in two recent Chapter 11 cases.