Tucker Arensberg is pleased to welcome Brandon Skosnik to our firm. Mr. Skosnik focuses his practice on transactional law and privacy and data security. He began his law career in private practice in New York City assisting with the legal needs of Fortune 500 firms, focusing on the insurance and energy industries. Mr. Skosnik also has professional experience working with emerging companies and venture capital firms in Silicon Valley where he advised enterprises and investors through all cycles of business – from startup to maturity. Having experience as a start-up co-founder himself, Brandon can help start-up businesses to navigate the uncertainty of business initiatives. His office will reside in the Pittsburgh, PA headquarters.
Mr. Skosnik is certified as a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP®) by the International Association of Privacy Professionals. In addition to serving firms in Silicon Valley, his technical background includes serving as in-house counsel for an engineering consulting firm and most recently acting as in-house legal counsel for North America for a global access control technology company.
His reputable representative history includes working on the target side of a merger of two major social media companies and early-stage financings for a tech company that is valued at $40 billion today and a major crypto currency exchange company. Mr. Skosnik earned his law degree at the University of Pennsylvania School of Law and his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Pittsburgh.