Most of our attorneys were partners at elite global law firms and many led major practice groups at those firms. Some have served as general counsel for companies and financial institutions.
Mark Haddad is an experienced lawyer (also CPA) with wide-ranging corporate and financial experience, including as a partner and practice chair at a major international law firm and as general counsel to a global investment management firm with offices in Stamford, Hong Kong and London. He serves as Managing Partner of Flatiron Law Group LLP. Mark focuses on corporate, securities and financial matters, including U.S. and international mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic alliances and corporate governance, asset management and private investment funds, clean energy and infrastructure, secured and unsecured bank lending and other transactional and financial regulatory matters.
Conrad Everhard is a seasoned corporate and deal attorney with over twenty years of experience as a partner at several prominent global law firms and as general counsel. Conrad advises a broad range of clients in executing complex capital and intellectual property-driven transactions, with a particular focus on mergers and acquisitions and all forms of venture capital and private equity transactions. Conrad has substantial corporate governance experience, including counseling sophisticated boards of directors, overseeing stockholder actions and resolving stockholder disputes. Conrad is also completely conversant with all transactions dealing with the commercialization and monetization of intellectual property and innovation, including negotiating license, joint venture, technology collaboration, research & development and industrial collaboration agreements.
Lennie is a nationally recognized authority on technology and internet law and co-author of Drafting Internet Agreements, a practical legal treatise with annotated forms on internet and computer law published by the Aspen Publishers division of Wolters Kluwer Law & Business. Lennie formerly was a partner at several prominent law firms and served as the Chair of the Technology & Intellectual Property Practice of Thacher Proffitt & Wood, LLP, and was a partner in the Intellectual Property and Technology Practice at Greenberg Traurig, LLP. Lennie also advises clients on privacy, cyber security and compliance. He offers specialized expertise in the creation of dynamic workflows and incident recovery solutions to manage and mitigate risk exposures. Clients engage Lennie regularly as a special counsel or to manage complex litigation in areas requiring his unique skill set and knowledge.
Anthony R. Caruso is the consummate deal-making attorney and a Founding Partner of the Firm. With a national clientele and over 25 years of private practice experience in negotiating, drafting and closing business transactions of all types, he has a long and successful track record in accomplishing the goals and objectives of his clients. He also serves as outside general counsel to a host of startup and seasoned companies, providing routine guidance with their various legal and business matters, and manages the legal and business affairs of celebrity and other high net worth individuals both in and away from the public eye.
Sara Shen’s practice focuses on mergers & acquisitions, private equity fund formation and investments and other business transactions in a variety of industries. In her international work, Sara brings an insider’s perspective in advising clients on complex foreign direct investments and joint ventures, cross-border M&A, technology licensing and regulatory and compliance matters involving China. She leverages relationships, Chinese regulatory expertise and knowledge of both Asian and Western corporate cultures to help clients to develop and carry out global strategies and attain their business objectives efficiently and effectively.
Focused, senior, “been there, done that” team
Deep subject matter expertise gained on the inside
Entrepreneurs who have been on your side of the table
Integrated multi-office team in major innovation centers
Close deals quickly with focus on what moves the needle
Make complex problems simple for you
Help start-ups grow and raise financing faster
Keep funds running smoothly, prevent problems and avoid headaches
At the client’s side every step of the way
Business results worth millions
From inception to IPO and beyond