Pierce Atwood Adds John Sten and Jason Moreau to Litigation Practice Group

Pierce Atwood LLP is pleased to announce the addition of John A. Sten and JasonC. Moreau to the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. Both John and Jason are based in the firm’s Boston office, which has seen significant growth in the past year and is preparing to break ground on additional office space in its Summer Street location.

John Sten is a trial lawyer who focuses his practice on securities litigation and white collar defense. John represents officers, directors, boards, and companies in matters involving fraud, false claims act, securities, health care, public corruption, and other investigations by federal, state and local law enforcement, and government regulators. John also represents companies and individuals in ERISA, breach of fiduciary duty, corporate governance issues, and other complex civil litigation. John is frequently called upon to conduct internal investigations for his corporate clients. John received his J.D., magna cum laude, from The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, where he was the editor-in-chief of The Journal of Contemporary Health Law and Policy. John was later the recipient of the school’s Law School Alumni Award.

Jason Moreau focuses his practice on representing companies, financial institutions, and individuals in a wide array of complex commercial litigation, with a focus on financial services and securities matters. This includes representing clients in shareholder derivative suits, as well as investigations and enforcement proceedings by the SEC, CFTC, FINRA, and other state securities regulators. Jason graduated from Suffolk University Law School and received his BA from Brandeis University.

Prior to joining Pierce Atwood, Jason and John were partners in the Boston office of McDermott Will & Emery LLP.

John Aromando, Chair of Pierce Atwood’s Litigation Practice Group, states:  “We are pleased that John and Jason chose to bring their talents to Pierce Atwood and join our well-respected team of skilled litigation attorneys. By adding lawyers of their caliber, we continue to strengthen the firm’s dedication to providing clients with superior value and service.”