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Berger Harris announced that Peter McGivney, who focuses his practice on corporate and commercial litigation, joined the firm as an associate.

According to the announcement, McGivney has litigated cases in every state and federal court in the state of Delaware. He also has experience litigating cases in state and federal courts in Pennsylvania.

Prior to joining Berger Harris, McGivney served as an associate at Elzufon Austin & Mondell, concentrating on professional liability defense litigation, representing health care providers, attorneys, accountants and other professionals.

Before that, he was judicial law clerk to Judge M. Jane Brady of the Superior Court of Delaware and a judicial extern to Justice Henry duPont Ridgely of the Supreme Court of Delaware.