NEW YORK CITY—Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce the continued growth of its New York City office with the additions of Michael J.W. Rennock as a Partner in the Corporate Practice Group and John P. McConnell as senior counsel in the Litigation Practice Group.
A member of Freeborn’s Private Equity and Venture Capital and Emerging Industries teams, Mr. Rennock focuses on mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings, corporate governance and various private equity and venture capital transactions. He represents acquirers, sellers, boards of directors, and board committees, as well as issuers and investors.
Prior to joining Freeborn, Mr. Rennock was a partner at Steptoe & Johnson LLP.
A member of the firm’s nationally acclaimed Insurance and Reinsurance Industry Team, Mr. McConnell has extensive experience resolving complex reinsurance and insurance-related disputes. His practice involves insurance law and regulation, proportional and non-proportional reinsurance, reinsurance treaties and facultative certificates, and insurance contracts.
Mr. McConnell previously was a principal at Hargraves, McConnell & Costigan, P.C., which combined with Freeborn in 2017.