McCarthy Bertschy Recruits General Counsel to GTI

McCarthy Bertschy is delighted to announce that Mr. Peter Witty recently joined The Gas Technology Institute (GTI) as General Counsel. He reports directly to Mr. David Carroll, President and Chief Executive Officer. Peter will be based at GTI's headquarters in Des Plaines, IL.

Peter spent the past nine years at Abbott Laboratories, most recently as the Division Counsel of Abbott's Molecular business. Prior roles at Abbott included Counsel and Senior Counsel positions in Abbott's Commercial Litigation and Intellectual Property Litigation groups. He began his career in private practice at Ross & Hardies and Latham & Watkins.

Peter earned an undergraduate degree in Aerospace Engineering from The University of Notre Dame. After serving five years as an Army Aviator, Platoon Leader and Battalion Personnel Officer in Operation Desert Storm/Desert Shield, he returned to Notre Dame Law School where he earned his J.D. and served as Managing Editor of the Notre Dame Law Review.

About The Gas Technology Institute
The Gas Technology Institute (GTI) is the leading research, development and training organization addressing energy and environmental challenges to enable a secure, abundant, and affordable energy future. GTI focuses on issues impacting the natural gas and energy markets across the industry's value chain, including expanding the supply of affordable energy, ensuring a safe and reliable energy delivery infrastructure, and promoting the efficient use of energy resources. GTI serves federal and local governments, industry, and local distribution companies.

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