Leech Tishman Welcomes A. Bruce Bowden

New Partner Joins Corporate Practice Group
PITTSBURGH, PA – Leech Tishman recently welcomed A. Bruce Bowden to its Pittsburgh office.

Bruce has joined the firm as a partner in the Corporate Practice Group.  Bruce focuses his practice in the areas of M&A transactions, international, general corporate and corporate financial law. Practicing in the international arena since the early 1970s, Bruce has represented both overseas companies acquiring U.S. companies and U.S. investors in sales of U.S. interests to overseas companies. He has also represented U.S. companies in establishing foreign offices, subsidiaries and distribution networks. Bruce’s overseas transactions have involved parties in North, Central and South America, in Europe, in the Middle East and in the Far East.

Bruce has also acted as outside general counsel for a number of companies, including two that produce cutting-edge medical devices. On the corporate finance side, Bruce has represented corporations in scores of venture capital, public offering and debt financing transactions. He has worked as principal negotiator, as well as legal advisor in transactions with federal, state and local government agencies.

Prior to joining Leech Tishman, Bruce served as a partner at both Duane Morris LLP and Buchanan Ingersoll.

“It is an honor to have Bruce join our Corporate Practice Group,” stated Pete A. Fuscaldo, managing partner of Leech Tishman.  “His impressive background in corporate and international legal matters, across a variety of industries, is a terrific addition to our Corporate Practice Group. Bruce’s wealth of international transactional experience will be a great asset to our clients currently doing business overseas as well as those that are seeking such opportunities.”

Leech Tishman is a firm dedicated to providing full-service commercial legal services to individuals, businesses, and institutions. We combine a deep understanding of our clients’ and their businesses with skilled legal counsel to find solutions. We offer legal services in alternative dispute resolution, bankruptcy & creditors’ rights, construction, corporate, employment, energy, environmental, safety & toxic torts, estates & trusts, government relations, insurance coverage & corporate risk mitigation, litigation, real estate, and taxation. For more information call 412.261.1600 or visit www.leechtishman.com.