Mayer Brown has hired two restructuring and insolvency partners from DLA Piper in London.

Michael Fiddy and Amy Jacks join the firm as co-heads of the global and UK restructuring teams respectively.

Fiddy was global co-chair of DLA's restructuring group and advises financial institutions, funds, debtors and creditors.

Jacks advises funds, banks, corporates and insolvency practitioners.