Evercore Partners Inc. (NYSE: EVR) — The New York investment bank brought in Scott Kamran as a senior managing director in the technology group. Kamran will be based in Evercore's San Francisco office. Kamran was most recently a managing director and co-head of global software investment banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. (NYSE: BAC).
Fox Rothschild LLP — Raymond Lyons, retired U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the District of New Jersey, joins the Philadelphia law firm as counsel. At Fox, Lyons will assist clients in Chapter 11 mediation and alternative dispute resolution out of the firm’s Princeton, N.J. office. Among his most well-known bankruptcy cases is the Chapter 11 filing of Washington Mutual Inc. The mediation led to a bankruptcy exit plan valued at $7 billion and spawned mediation with additional groups of claimants. For more coverage on Lyons and Washington Mutual, see “WaMu Could Reach Deal on Exit Plan Dispute."