Brandon Cook, Olivia Snow and Peter McGivney Join Berger Harris

Berger Harris is pleased to announce that Olivia Snow, Brandon Cook, and Peter McGivney have joined the firm.

Olivia is an associate in the Corporate/Business Entity Counseling practice group of Berger Harris.  Olivia’s practice focuses primarily on limited liability companies (LLCs), partnerships and corporations.   While studying at Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law in the Business Law Concentration program, Olivia served as a legal extern with the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Bureau of Consumer Protection and was Vice President of the Transactional LawMeets team.  Olivia also worked alongside the global in-house counsel team as a legal extern in software licensing and technology transactions with ARRIS.  She served as a student legal counselor with the Villanova Clinic for Law and Entrepreneurship, where she assisted in advising two for-profit enterprises in entity selection and formation, structuring employee and independent contractor relationships, and launching and operating sustainable businesses.

Brandon is an associate in the Corporate/Business Entity Counseling practice group of Berger Harris. Barred in both New York and Pennsylvania, Brandon’s practice includes rendering advice in connection the governance of Delaware entities, including limited liability companies, partnerships and corporations. Before joining the firm, Brandon was an associate in the Global Project, Energy and Infrastructure Finance Group at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley and McCloy LLP. While studying at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, he served as associate editor of the University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law and assisted clients seeking asylum as a pro bono contributor to the University of Pennsylvania Transnational Clinic. While Studying at SciencesPo Paris, he assisted the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development in furtherance of its analysis of global trade agreements.

Peter is an associate with the Litigation practice group of Berger Harris, focusing his practice in the areas of corporate and commercial litigation.  Peter has experience litigating cases in every state and federal court in Delaware, as well as state and federal courts in Pennsylvania.  Prior to joining Berger Harris, Peter was an associate at Elzufon, Austin & Mondell, P.A. where he concentrated his practice in professional liability defense litigation, representing healthcare providers, attorneys, accountants and other professionals.  Peter served as the Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable M. Jane Brady of the Superior Court of Delaware and as a Judicial Extern to the Honorable Henry duPont Ridgely of the Supreme Court of Delaware.  Peter received his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Widener University Delaware Law School in 2012.