SEATTLE, January 26, 2007 – Garvey Schubert Barer is pleased to announce that Peter B. Cancelmo has joined the firm's Seattle office as an associate in the Corporate Finance and Securities Group. Most recently, Mr. Cancelmo held associate positions at Boston and New York firms, where he represented clients in a broad array of corporate and transactional matters including mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt financings, securities regulation and compliance, and joint venture formation. He has counseled emerging and established businesses in a wide variety of industries, and has experience with complex international business transactions as counsel to domestic and foreign clients.
Mr. Cancelmo earned his J.D. from Boston University School of Law, cum laude, in 2003 and his B.A. in English from Saint Michael's College, magna cum laude, in 2000. He is admitted to practice in Massachusetts and his application for admission to practice in Washington is pending.