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Curtis Promotes Four New International Corporate Partners

Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of four new partners in its International Corporate practice: Joshua S. Geller, Ryan Christopher Hansen, Raymond T. Hum and Shaun Reader

“These well-deserved promotions will strengthen our corporate and international transactions practice in a number of core areas. We look forward to significant achievements from each.” – Curtis Chairman George Kahale

 Joshua S. Geller
Joshua Geller represents public and private companies in domestic and cross-border corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, financings, joint ventures and strategic alliances.He also advises clients on general commercial and corporate governance matters, and has significant experience in matters related to distressed companies. Mr. Geller has also advised U.S. and foreign professional investment managers in structuring U.S. and offshore investment vehicles and in ongoing U.S. regulatory compliance. He has been with Curtis since 2005.

You can reach Josh at or 212-696-6953.

 Ryan Christopher Hansen


Ryan Hansen handles international corporate projects involving clients in the oil and gas, commodities, transportation and investment management sectors. He also has experience with domestic and cross-border transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, tender offers, and corporate financing and restructurings.In addition, Mr. Hansen regularly advises public and private companies as well as sovereign entities on matters involving the U.S. securities laws, including compliance with SEC reporting and disclosure requirements. He joined Curtis in 2007.

You can reach Ryan at or 212-696-8805.

 Raymond T. Hum


Raymond Hum advises clients on a broad range of business and corporate matters with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, corporate financings (including SEC-registered public offerings, Rule 144A offerings and early stage private financings), tender offers, exchange offers, joint venture transactions, securities law compliance and reporting, and corporate governance matters.Mr. Hum has counseled clients in a number of industries, including the oil and gas, equipment rental, container leasing, semiconductor, electronics manufacturing services, aluminum, staffing services, digital media and biotechnology and life sciences industries. Mr. Hum began his career at Curtis in 2001.

You can reach Ray at or 202-452-7358.

Shaun Reader

Shaun Reader concentrates on the international and domestic legal aspects of professional investment management. He advises investment manager clients on regulatory and ongoing compliance matters and market terms, and institutional and high net worth clients on investment considerations. He also screens, structures and forms U.S. and offshore investment funds, including private equity funds, hedge funds, real estate funds, venture capital funds, feeder funds and funds of funds.
Mr. Reader’s experience includes conducting due diligence on potential investments into alternative investment vehicles. Mr. Reader was named as one of M&A Advisor’s 40 Under 40 Emerging Leaders in 2015. He started at Curtis in 2005.

You can reach Shaun at or 212-696-6062.