August 15, 2014 – The McCormick Group has placed Brad Deutsch as a partner in the Washington officer of Garvey Schubert Barer. Mr. Deutsch most recently served as chief of staff and senior legal advisor to commissioner Steven T. Walther at the Federal Election Commission. Handling the search for The McCormick Group were managing principal Stephen Nelson, who manages the firm’s law & government affairs practice group, and principal David Ris. Operating from six locations — Anchorage, Beijing, New York, Portland, Seattle, and Washington, D.C. — Garvey Schubert Barer represents clients locally, nationally and internationally, with a special focus on the Pacific Rim. The McCormick Group, founded in 1974, is a Washington, D.C.-based executive search firm serving associations, corporate government affairs offices, and law firms located in the Washington, D.C., region.