In MF Global Collapse, SIPC Looks To Familiar Face

Law360, New York (November 1, 2011, 9:20 PM EDT) -- As the Securities Investor Protection Corp. looks to recover investor money from former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine's collapsed broker-dealer MF Global Holdings Ltd., the corporation has once again turned to James W. Giddens, the liquidation trustee for Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc., to help untangle the mess.

Giddens, a partner at Hughes Hubbard and Reed LLP, has served as the liquidation trustee for Lehman for the past three years at the behest of the SIPC. He was pegged Monday to fill the same role for the...
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