Day Pitney LLP has announced that it has elevated Shawn T. Wooden to the position of partner effective January 1. Mr. Wooden joins the firm's current eight partners based in the New York office.
Mr. Wooden originally started with Day, Berry & Howard (Day Berry merged with Pitney Hardin LLP on January 1 to become Day Pitney LLP) as a summer associate while still in law school. After graduation, he was hired full-time and since has had a nine-year tenure with the firm. He has been active in firm recruitment, was a summer associate coordinator and serves as a member of the firm's Diversity Committee.
Mr. Wooden's practice focuses on investment, general corporate and securities law with an emphasis on institutional investments, formation and regulation of private equity & hedge funds, and investment advisory counseling.