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Jeffrey D. Pawlitz has joined law firm King & Spalding as a partner in the financial restructuring group. Mr. Pawlitz, who most recently worked with Kirkland & Ellis in Chicago, will be based in New York. He has advised managers and directors in chapter 11 cases and out-of-court restructurings. He has also advised private-equity firms and hedge funds. Mr. Pawlitz…

Business group president: Unemployment, taxation among top concerns in Clallam, Jefferson Unemployment rates outside the growth nexus of King and Snohomish counties are substantially higher than the rest of Washington state, Association of Washington Business President Kris Johnson told a Port Angeles group Wednesday. The top concern among … Read more on topix.com

Jeffrey D. Pawlitz has joined law firm King & Spalding as a partner in the financial restructuring group. Mr. Pawlitz, who most recently worked with Kirkland & Ellis in Chicago, will be based in New York. He has advised managers and directors in chapter 11 cases and out-of-court restructurings. He has also advised private-equity firms and hedge funds. Mr. Pawlitz…

Thomas M. Horan will lead the law firm Shaw Fishman Glantz & Towbin’s new office in Delaware. Mr. Horan, who most recently worked with law firm Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, has represented debtors, creditors’ committees and other parties in chapter 11 cases. Mr. Horan is on the American Bankruptcy Institute’s board of directors. He also has provided pro…