Pierce Atwood Welcomes New Associates

Tuesday, October 09, 2012

Pierce Atwood is proud to announce new associates, each of whom returned to the firm after serving as a summer associate. 

John M. Formella has joined the firm’s Portsmouth office practicing in both the Business and Environmental & Land Use groups.  Prior to joining Pierce Atwood, John served as a judicial intern for United States District Court Judge Virginia M. Hernandez Covington of the Middle District of Florida and as a legislative intern.  He was a summer associate at Pierce Atwood in 2011. 

John earned his J.D. from George Washington University Law School, with honors, where he was a Thurgood Marshall Scholar and a member of the school’s International Law Review. He received his M.S. and B.A. (magna cum laude) from Florida State University.

Kyle Glover has joined the firm’s Portland office, practicing in the Intellectual Property and Technology Group.  Prior to joining Pierce Atwood, Kyle served as law clerk for the Hon. Jon O. Newman of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and for the Hon. F. Dennis Saylor IV of the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.  In addition to his interests in intellectual property and technology, Kyle has worked as a facilitator and written and taught on the subjects of negotiation and conflict resolution.  Kyle was a summer associate at Pierce Atwood in 2009. 

Kyle earned his J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School, his M.A. from The Fletcher School at Tufts University, and his B.A. with honors from the University of Chicago.