Nicholas J. Seitanakis

Senior Counsel

Nicholas J. Seitanakis

Senior Counsel

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Phone412-258-6746
Fax412-261-6221

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Mr. Seitanakis is a member of the Corporate, Employment, and Energy and Natural Resources Services Groups. Mr. Seitanakis provides results-oriented outside general counsel to public and privately owned companies in complex transactions involving a variety of matters. His experience serving in various in-house positions during his 20+ years of practice prior to joining the firm gives him a unique perspective into how companies operate, prioritize, and balance risks and rewards consistent with corporate objectives. Mr. Seitanakis has been an active member of business leadership teams within corporations throughout his career and understands how to provide practical, actionable and understandable legal advice to enable better decision-making.

Mr. Seitanakis’ prior in-house experience includes service as General Counsel of Directworks, a company that provides cloud-based software and services that helps manufacturers source their direct materials. He also ran the CX-Energy business unit that presented oil and gas leasing opportunities for over 150,000 acres in the Marcellus and Utica Shale region. In addition, Mr. Seitanakis served as in-house counsel at FreeMarkets, ThermoFisher Scientific, PNC, and Federated Investors.

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Phone412-258-6746
Fax412-261-6221

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Areas of Law/Focus

    • Technology, e-Commerce and Software Transactions
    • Cloud-based Software-as-a-Service Agreements
    • Joint Development Agreements
    • Channel Sales Arrangements
    • Corporate Governance and Board Matters
    • Export Control Matters
    • Federal, State and Local Government Contracts
    • Financing Transactions
    • Acquisitions and Divestitures
    • Employee Matters
    • Power and Natural Gas Purchasing Transactions
    • Oil and Gas Leasing Transactions
Education

  • J.D., University of Pittsburgh, School of Law, 1993
  • B.B.A., University of Michigan, 1988

Bar Admissions

  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1993
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1993

Professional & Community Activities

  • Commissioner, Upper St. Clair Township
  • Member, Rotary Club of Upper St. Clair & Bethel Park