Our firm was founded in 1998 by experienced, enterprising, and energetic lawyers who brought together broad and diverse experience as well as training from major international and domestic law firms and leading financial institutions. We are engaged in a broad, general commercial practice with an emphasis on real estate, labor/employment, corporate, commercial, securities, intellectual property, banking, litigation and trusts and estates.
Our mission is to provide top quality legal services in a practical and efficient manner bringing to bear the judgment, common sense and expertise of superbly trained business-minded lawyers. Unlike many other legal practitioners, we act as more than mere scriveners. We initiate, structure arrange, and guide transactions from conception through closing. We are devoted to the principal that lawyers should not stand in the way of a business deal but, rather, are entrusted with the solution driven responsibility to make difficult transactions a reality.
We consistently succeed for our clients through our ingenuity, determination and skill. Our ultimate goal is to foster and establish long term relationships with our clients and the individuals behind them. experienced, enterprising and energetic lawyers who brought together broad and diverse experience as well as training from major international and domestic law firms and leading financial institutions.
A Tradition of Excellence
The Small Firm Difference
We have extensive experience in advising on, and executing, a broad range of sophisticated transactions and strategies for clients. We provide uncompromising representation to companies and entrepreneurs. Our experience and expertise are combined in a small firm practice that is dedicated to advising businesses and business people for the large business world.
As a small firm with extensive experience, we can provide a cost-effective means of handling both complex and basic business transactions and litigation. As a result, our practice specializes in providing in-depth attention to clients and their matters. Our stream-lined approach, combined with our high professional standards, ensures the economic efficiency of our firm and guarantees added benefits to our clients.
We pride ourselves on maintaining on-going counseling relationships, based upon the well earned trust and confidence of our clients and in being responsive, courteous and professional.
Broad Scope of Experience
We recognize that it is impossible to deliver the highest quality services in all fields and, therefore, we have chosen to target our efforts and resources on providing a wide range of services and solutions for the corporate and commercial fields. Below is a brief list of some of the areas and types of transactions with which we have experience.
- Start-ups, Incorporation, Transactions And Structuring
- Employment Issues
- Real Estate Purchase and Sale, Development and Zoning – including Commercial and Personal Leases
- Elder Care, Wills and Estates
- Bank Regulatory Matters for Foreign Banks and Insurance Regulatory Matters for Foreign and Domestic Insurance Companies
- Commercial Litigation (including complex, international disputes)
- Intellectual Property, Technology Development and Licensing Arrangements Regarding Cutting Edge Technologies
- Trademark Registration, Maintenance, and Licensing; Copyrights Issues
- Acquisition and Sale of Businesses
- Representation of Embassies and the issues specific to them
- Bankruptcy and Restructuring
- Privacy and Technology