Corporate & Securities

Our Corporate & Securities Practice Group provides a wide range of services to our clients who include public companies, private equity funds and investors and both large and small privately held entities.

Our work with clients broadly consists of advising and documenting merger and acquisition transactions, including divestitures; private equity and venture capital investments; commercial financings; investment funds; public securities offerings; joint venture relationships; and general corporate matters. Industries in which our clients participate include heavy manufacturing, medical device manufacturing, software licensing, healthcare services, franchising and food services, among others.

We focus on leading our clients through the legal and regulatory environments they face and providing practical, timely and cost effective solutions to their needs to enable them to achieve their strategic objectives.

Our attorneys have been recognized in publications such as Chambers USA and Chambers Global, The Best Lawyers in America©, Upstate New York Super Lawyers® and, additionally, in a number of regional and local professional publications. We believe that we add value beyond what is customarily provided by other law firms, and we would welcome the opportunity to partner with you.

Focus Areas:

  • Disclosure requirements and other developments regarding the 1934 Act reports, proxy statements and annual reports
  • Press release disclosures and analyst relations
  • Executive compensation matters, including stock options, restricted stock, employee stock purchase, and other employee benefit plans involving company stock
  • Corporate governance and board fiduciary duty issues


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