Leaders principal Matthew Caras addressed a group of business leaders at a meeting of the Gases and Welding Distributors Association held in Atlantic City, NJ on May 28th and 29th. Matt addressed the group on some of the obstacles that often prevent true mergers of privately-held businesses and how those obstacles can be overcome through the effective use of negotiation facilitation. Matt has been trained as a mediator by Harvard Law School and Northwestern University, and is certified as a mediator by the State of Maine Judicial Branch. Prior to his career in corporate finance, Matt practiced law with Verrill Dana LLP, a full-service law firm with 100 attorneys and offices in Portland, Boston, and Washington, D.C.
May 30, 2013