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March 25. 2024 | Murtha Cullina has named Eric J. Gyllenborg chair of the firm’s Business Law practice.

The Business Law practice encompasses separate groups comprised of lawyers representing clients on matters related to mergers and acquisitions, commercial finance and lending, labor and employment, general corporate and securities law, employee benefits and state and federal taxation. Our clients include a broad spectrum of businesses, including corporations, partnerships, joint ventures, sole proprietorships and charitable organizations. They represent all major industry groups, including defense, general manufacturing and distribution, public utility, banking, insurance, construction, health care, computer software, resource recovery and agriculture.

Partner Eric Gyllenborg provides counsel to corporate clients on a wide array of business and finance matters. His practice focuses on general corporate matters including mergers and acquisitions, insurance agent and broker business and transactions, commercial lending, private securities offerings, private equity, venture capital, employment and intellectual property law.

“I am proud to be named as the new chair of Murtha Cullina’s Business Law practice group. I look forward to carrying on Murtha Cullina’s long and successful history of providing exceptional business law services to its clients,” said Eric.

He succeeds partner Marcel Bernier in the role. Marcel has practiced corporate, limited liability company and tax law for more than 40 years.

“Eric’s depth of experience in providing sophisticated corporate legal services to clients from diverse industries along with his demonstrated collaboration with colleagues in achieving the best outcomes will serve him well in his new role as chair. I look forward to the continued expansion of Murtha’s Business Law practice under his leadership,” noted Marcel.



About Murtha Cullina LLP

Murtha Cullina is a mid-sized firm with full-service capabilities established in 1936, with a deeply rooted culture of collaboration, excellence and inclusion. With offices throughout the Northeast and New England serving local, regional, national and international clients, including public and private companies, institutions, government entities, tax-exempt organizations and individuals, Murtha Cullina is focused on its clients’ business goals and strategic objectives. The firm’s core practice areas include business law, employee benefits, energy, environmental, health care, immigration, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation, real estate, tax, tax-exempt organizations, trusts and estates, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, construction, municipal and commercial finance.

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