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Corporate and Business

The Corporate and Business Department provides diverse services to clients ranging from small, privately owned busi­nesses to national and publicly owned companies.

Our corporate and business attorneys have extensive experience in handling corpo­rate and other business mergers, stock and asset acquisitions, restructurings, recapitalizations and private securities offerings and financings, which range from the routine to the highly complex, and which cover a broad range of industries, including manufacturers, service providers, technology companies, software companies, medical practices, aviation, restaurants and retailers. Our attorneys work closely with its client’s financial advisors, tax advisors and investment bankers in an effort to determine the most economically advantageous transaction for our clients. Addition­ally, we offer a depth of experience in matters such as relationships with suppliers and customers, business aspects of professional practices and formation of various not-for-profit enterprises.

For both new and existing enterprises, we provide legal counsel for general business matters and draft and negotiate various commercial contracts, including shareholder and partnership agreements, operating agree­ments, financing documents, employment agreements, confidentiality agreements, severance agreements, vendor agreements, service agreements, license agreements, compensation plans, franchise agreements, equipment financing/leasing agreements, manufacturing agreements, distribution agreements and various other contracts. We advise clients on appropriate structures for starting and carrying on business in view of all relevant considerations, including tax issues, personal liability, potential growth and exit strategies.

To contact this department, please e-mail corporate@larypc.com or call 631-761-0840.

Ralph A. Rosella

Ralph A. Rosella is Managing Partner of the firm and chairman of its Corporate and Business practice group which he founded upon joining the firm... Read More

Alexander M. Gayer

Alexander M. Gayer, a partner in the firm’s Corporate and Business practice group, has been with the firm since the inception of his career in... Read More

William Gartland

William Gartland, a recipient of the Leadership in Law Award by the Long Island Business News and an AV® Preeminent™ peer review rated attorney, is... Read More

Martin I. Semel

Martin I. Semel is of counsel to the firm, and is involved in its Corporate and Business practice group, and in its Real Estate practice... Read More

Ray S. Evans

Ray S. Evans is of counsel to the Firm and has focused his practice for over 50 years on mergers and acquisitions and capital formation... Read More

Samuel Yedid

Samuel Yedid is a partner in the firm and co-chairs the firm’s Real Estate practice group. For over 35 years, Mr. Yedid has counseled a... Read More

James E. Devine

James E. Devine is a partner in the firm’s Real Estate practice group. Mr. Devine has extensive experience in commercial real estate leasing, commercial real... Read More

Giuseppe Franzella

Giuseppe Franzella is a partner in the firm’s Litigation practice group. Mr. Franzella is involved in all phases of litigation, including pleadings, discovery, motions, appeals... Read More

Jessica M. Moore

Jessica M. Moore, an associate in the firm’s Real Estate practice group, represents clients in a wide range of real estate transactions including acquisition and... Read More

Max B. Sender

Max B. Sender is an associate in the firm’s Corporate and Business practice group. Mr. Sender is a graduate of Louisiana State University (B.A., 2013)... Read More