MUS Names Two New Partners

Meyer, Unkovic & Scott announced today that it has named Derek K. Koget and Caleb M. Turner as Partners of the firm.

“We’re pleased to name Derek and Caleb as Partners. Both have done outstanding work for the firm as Associates in our Real Estate and Litigation groups, respectively, and we congratulate both on their much-deserved promotions,” said Chris Smith, Meyer, Unkovic & Scott’s Managing Partner.

Koget advises commercial, individual, and financial institution clients in a broad range of transactional matters, including real estate acquisitions and sales, lease negotiations, landlord and tenant matters, financing, loan documentation, and real estate tax assessments. He also litigates real estate title matters. In addition to his real estate work, Koget counsels small to mid-size businesses in formation and operational matters. This work includes counseling on employment issues, financing, shareholder matters, and acquisitions and sales. Furthermore, he is broadly experienced in the representation of municipal creditors and banks in state court collection matters and bankruptcy proceedings.

Koget earned his J.D. from Duquesne University School of Law and B.S. from Boston College.

Turner is a litigator who focuses on complex business and commercial litigation.  He has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of complex state and federal civil actions, including actions for breach of contract, common law fraud, negligent misrepresentation, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of restrictive covenants, securities fraud, civil RICO, civil antitrust, and other claims. In addition, Turner has extensive experience conducting internal investigations and defending clients in regulatory and white collar criminal matters, including Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, anti-money laundering, Bank Secrecy Act, mail and wire fraud, criminal conspiracy, and antitrust and trade regulation matters.

Turner earned his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law and B.A. from Yale University.