NEW YORK, June 30, 2004 – LAWFUEL – The international law firm of Greenberg Traurig, LLP announced today that David J. Duquette, Jr. has joined the firm as Of Counsel in the Corporate and Securities Department in the New Jersey office. Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, Duquette was a partner in the Securities Transactions Group, the Technology, Emerging Companies and Capital Group and the Life Sciences Group at Saul Ewing LLP. He has extensive experience representing domestic and international corporations in on- and off-shore mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, securities and venture capital transactions, with a special emphasis on catalyzing the growth of private, technology-intensive businesses.
“Duquette’s comprehensive knowledge of corporate law makes him an excellent addition to our growing corporate and securities practice,” said Phillip R. Sellinger, Managing Shareholder of the New Jersey office. “His corporate finance presence in New Jersey and New York complements and further augments our ability to serve clients in a collaborative and business-oriented style. In addition, David brings local knowledge when advising companies and investors in the technology and life sciences sectors in one of the most sophisticated technology corridors in the world.”
Duquette earned his J.D. degree from the University of Virginia School of Law and his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Princeton University.