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Matt B. on ContractsCounsel
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Matt B.

Partner
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Coral Gables, FLorida
24 Yrs Experience
Licensed in FL, NY
University of Miami School of Law (JD)

Matt practices law in the areas of commercial finance, contract law, business & corporate law, and residential and commercial real estate (with a particular emphasis on retail shopping centers and office buildings). He has extensive experience in negotiating and structuring complex commercial loan, asset acquisition, asset disposition, leasing and real estate transactions. Matt additionally works on various general matters for clients such as forming LLCs and corporations, preparing various LLC and corporation documents and drafting and reviewing various types of contracts and agreements for clients and providing advice regarding same. Matt provides clients with extensive and timely communication on their matters and ensures that his clients are well represented and highly satisfied with their legal representation and the work product provided. Matt offers all potential clients a free initial consultation to discuss their legal matters prior to engaging his firm to represent them. Prior to opening his law firm Matt worked for many years in the New York City office of a large international law firm where he counseled large multi-national businesses, financial institutions, investment groups and individuals on highly sophisticated business, financial and real estate transactions. Matt provides his clients with diligent legal representation on their matters with a very personal approach.

Joshua S. on ContractsCounsel
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Joshua S.

Managing Partner
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New York, New York
18 Yrs Experience
Licensed in NY
Boston University

Joshua is an experienced attorney with deep expertise in finance, corporate, and business law. He offers practical legal solutions and personal service. As Managing Partner of Soloway Group PC, he advises startups, growing companies and investment funds on key issues, from formation to fundraising, stock issuances, trademarks and general business. He started out structuring funds and transactions at PwC before launching his own firm in 2009. He has been a partner in several New York law firms and has founded several companies including a banking firm, a real estate business, and a Cleantech company. Joshua has also served as Chief Legal Officer and Chief Strategy Officer of several companies in the tech, real estate, consulting, and sustainability industries. Prior to law school he was an early employee at a SoftBank-backed startup until it’s acquisition. Over the years, Joshua has helped many clients to launch, finance and grow successfully.

Damien B. on ContractsCounsel
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Damien B.

Managing Attorney
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Forest Hills, New York
23 Yrs Experience
Licensed in NY
Brooklyn Law School

My legal coverage includes Business Law, Commercial Litigation, Appeals and Trusts & Estates. I also handle Trademark applications and issues. I am a designated FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority) arbitrator. I have done pro bono work in the Federal Court mediation program. I have worked for companies as a legal writer, editor and content provider. I have written legal articles for the New York Law Journal and the New York State Bar Association magazine. I was a guest lecturer at New York University on the First Amendment in the M.S. program of Public Relations and Corporate Communication program for the course Communication Ethics, Law and Regulation (Adjunct Professor Douglas Rozman). I graduated from Harvard University with an MPA, from Brooklyn Law School with a JD where I was a Richardson Merit Scholar; and Carnegie Mellon University with a BS, cum laude, concentrating in Administration and Management Science, Mathematics and Economics.

Nicole G. on ContractsCounsel
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August 18, 2023

Nicole G.

Owner
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New York, New York
22 Yrs Experience
Licensed in NY
Boston University School of Law

Legal and compliance professional with expertise in commercial transactions, government contracting, corporate governance, and nonprofits.

Paola R. on ContractsCounsel
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September 7, 2023

Paola R.

Senior Staff Attorney
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New York
5 Yrs Experience
Licensed in NY
Universidad de Lima

Attorney admitted to the New York State Bar. Hispanic. Eager to meet client's needs and provide legal assistance.

Matthew K. on ContractsCounsel
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September 8, 2023

Matthew K.

Business, IP & Privacy Attorney
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New York, NY
19 Yrs Experience
Licensed in NY
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Law School

I am a business organization, IP and data privacy attorney with over 19 years of experience, as well as a Certified Information Privacy Professional. I have successfully worked in both the public and private sectors, contribute to academia in all of my areas of expertise, and hold leadership positions with key organizations in the legal industry. Some sample agreements/documents with which I have drafting and negotiating expertise include: Business Formation Agreements Privacy Policies Information Security Policies and Documentation Master Services Agreements Joint Venture Agreements Non-Disclosure & Confidentiality Agreements Software Licensing Agreements Employment Contracts Distribution Agreements Equipment Lease Agreements All forms of Entertainment Legal Agreements M&A Due Diligence Checklists EDiscovery Protocols Legal Hold Documentation Outsourcing Agreements Real Estate Purchase & Sale Agreements Subcontracting Agreements Software Development Agreements for Mobile Apps IP Licensing and Royality Agreements Loan Agreements & Documentation Insurance Policy Reviews Employee Handbooks & Policies E-Commerce Terms & Conditions Sponsorship Agreements All forms of Digital Creator Agreements Subscription Agreements & Policies Agency Agreements Supply Chain & Logistics Agreements And more...

Christopher X. on ContractsCounsel
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September 15, 2023

Christopher X.

Attorney
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Staten Island, New York
3 Yrs Experience
Licensed in NJ, NY
Hofstra University School of Law

Recent law school graduate with an undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering degree passionate about the intersectionality of law and life sciences. Admitted to New York and New Jersey Bar. Ability to add value in a pharmaceutical or biotechnology entity and provide a unique perspective to multiple disciplines.

Ian L. on ContractsCounsel
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September 25, 2023

Ian L.

Principal
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Ridgewood, NJ
26 Yrs Experience
Licensed in NJ, NY
Brooklyin Law School

I am an attorney admitted in New York and New Jersey with 21 years of law firm and in-house, complex litigation, appellate, and counseling experience. I am admitted in the New York U.S. District Courts and several U.S. Courts of Appeals. I have handled white collar litigation and other complex litigation matters. I have extensive insurance coverage, antitrust, contract, and internal investigations experience, and securities law and financial-services litigation experience. I was a candidate for the U.S. Senate in New Jersey 2011.

Angela P. on ContractsCounsel
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October 4, 2023

Angela P.

Attorney
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NY & FL
21 Yrs Experience
Licensed in NY
New York Law School

I am an experienced New York Real Estate Attorney and Florida Licensed Title Agent with extensive knowledge in the Real Estate industry. With more than 20 + years and over 2500 closed transactions, I have become an expert at accurately assessing realtors', lenders' & investors' needs and proposing/implementing viable solutions that bring value to them. I focus on real estate settlement services, education, and training of real estate professionals. I am also skilled working with high-end clients, managing large and complex projects, building solid relationships, effectively and creatively solving complex issues, producing results under stress all with impeccable customer service.

Francine L. on ContractsCounsel
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November 15, 2023

Francine L.

Legal Counsel
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New York, New York
36 Yrs Experience
Licensed in NY
Quinnipiac University School of Law

I am a multi-degreed attorney with more than 17 years of criminal trial experience and more than 15 as a general legal consultant. I'm licensed to practice in New York State.

Muhammad Yar L. on ContractsCounsel
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November 16, 2023

Muhammad Yar L.

Business Lawyer
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Pakistan
6 Yrs Experience
Licensed in NY
University of London

I am Muhammad, a legal counsel, technology law advisor, and corporate and commercial law expert, licensed to practice in New York State. I graduated from University of London and Georgetown Law Center and have about 7 years of experience in corporate and commercial law. As a As a technology law advisor, I possess deep insights into SaaS agreements, master service agreements, master subscription agreements, and SaaS Agreements, among others.

Andrew R. on ContractsCounsel
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November 28, 2023

Andrew R.

Staff Attorney
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New York, NY
2 Yrs Experience
Licensed in NY
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University

I'm a tenants rights attorney based (and licensed) in New York. My expertise includes filing complaints and responsive pleadings as well as reviewing leases and contracts and motion practice.

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Contracts Legal Questions and Answers

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Noncompetition Agreement

New York

Asked on May 23, 2022

Looking for legal advice on a non-compete agreement in NY State

I am an existing employee of a medium sized privately owed manufacturing company and have worked here for over 15 years. I recently was asked to sign a non-compete and non-disclosure agreement. I have had a series of promotions over the last 7 years but this agreement was presented several months after my latest promotion without any additional consideration for signing this agreement now.

Donya G.

Answered May 24, 2022

Signing a non compete or a non disclosure is not in and of itself illegal. In NY and in most states a non compete are individually accessed based on the language and scope (how long and what the non compete entails) and is generally examined by courts under a watchful eye as long as its not too restrictive or burdensome and would not prevent the free movement of goods and services. In order to advise you on your agreement, I would need to review it to advise you. If you need additional assistance, you may contact me directly on Contracts Counsel to engage my services. All the best. Donya Gordon

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Note Payable

New York

Asked on Oct 5, 2021

I need to sue on an unpaid promissory note

The note was written back in March 2019 I hired an attorney and he has done nothing for me! I made tons of requests to try to settle out of court with this man and he just keeps blowing me off

Matthew S.

Answered Oct 12, 2021

You need someone who will attempt to settle the matter for you and if that fails be prepared to sue on the note and take the necessary action to collect. This assumes the debtor has assets to collect against. It can take a while. I have had some folks pay relatively promptly, others several years. Communication between attorney and client is very important in this process. If you have no idea what is going on in your case you can get very anxious. I make sure you get consulted on each development and you get copies of each filing.

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Nondisclosure Agreement

New York

Asked on Mar 30, 2021

Is pricing protected under an NDA?

I am in a negotiation with a vendor and they are trying to get us to sign a mutual NDA because they want to protect their pricing.

Ramsey T.

Answered Mar 30, 2021

The answer depends upon how you define protected or confidential information under your NDA. Even if pricing is included as protected information, often pricing becomes "excluded" from the NDA protection because the "pricing" has been made public to other third parties. You are often better protected by having a pricing methodology and ensuring that such is protected under the NDA.

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Business Purchase Agreement

New York

Asked on Oct 17, 2023

Can I update a business purchase agreement post-signing?

I recently purchased a business and signed a purchase agreement. However, I have since discovered that the agreement does not include certain terms that I believe are important to the transaction. I would like to know if it is possible to update the agreement post-signing to include these additional terms.

Damien B.

Answered Oct 21, 2023

Hello. You mention updating a purchase agreement. It sounds like your goal is to modify the agreement. And generally, the agreement itself would set forth how modifications can occur. Usually, modifications must be in writing upon the consent of the parties to the agreement. Therefore, if one party wants to modify the agreement because that party wants to include additional terms, the parties to the original agreement can enter into a written modification or addendum to the agreement.

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Contract Termination Agreement

New York

Asked on Dec 19, 2021

I need a lawyer to take over a case from the lawyer that filed it. She has become very ill and can't finish the case

Breach of Contract & Defamation case has been filed. Defendants have been served and replied with a countersuit. Current Lawyer has become very ill from Covid and can no longer see the case to the end. She will help with all proof and documentation. Case is filed in Chenango County Supreme Court in Chenango County NY. Local lawyers do not do this type of case. No court data has been set yet. Case was filed 9/30/21

Jane C.

Answered Jan 14, 2022

There are many lawyers in Contracts Counsel that can assist.

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