John A. Myer represents start-up companies from formation, though angel financing to merger or acquisition. He also negotiates bank or venture capital financing for established businesses and drafts contracts with companies’ employees, customers or vendors. In addition, Mr. Myer represents investment advisers who operate hedge funds and others who manage public mutual funds. Prior to moving to Seattle in 2004, he was an associate at Sullivan & Cromwell (New York and Frankfurt), White & Case (Miami) and Paul Weiss (London).
Before his career in law, Mr. Myer served as a financial analyst and management consultant with Arthur D. Little, Inc. He was also a member of the faculty of the Management Education Institute (now the Hult International Business School) where he taught courses in quantitative methods and financial modeling for MBA students.
Mr. Myer earned his JD, magna cum laude from the University of Miami, an MS in finance and international management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an AB in mathematics and economics, summa cum laude, from Dartmouth College. He is licensed to practice law in New York, Florida and Washington. Mr. Myer is a member of the Securities Committee of the Washington State Bar Association.