When the question of litigation arises, Guzov, LLC, focuses on providing optimal solutions to your most complex business problems. We initiate each relationship by conducting a thorough consultation in order to gain a clear understanding of what you wish to accomplish through the litigation process, and then focus our efforts on establishing a winning strategy to achieve your goals. We will carefully evaluate whether traditional litigation is necessary or if alternative dispute resolution methods are appropriate, before making an informed recommendation on how best to proceed.
Our conscientious firm uses care and foresight, often times discovering a path to resolution that allows you to avoid litigation entirely. We call on our corporate expertise to diligently structure agreements in order to avoid issues that may potentially lead to dispute. With our team of specialists working as an integrated unit—keeping an eye on the big picture while remaining focused on individual matters—you gain the piece-of-mind that your problems will be appropriately resolved while your business operations proceed uninterrupted.
When your case calls for alternative dispute resolution, Guzov offers a wide range of services that prove both time and cost efficient. We painstakingly prepare and scrutinize agreements, and will advise on whether or not arbitration clauses are necessary for inclusion. In the case that it is advisable, we will prepare the arbitration clause, including among other elements, a tribunal, venue, number of arbitrators, and choice of law based upon your individual requirements. Whether faced with domestic or international arbitration proceedings, our attorneys have the expertise and experience to confidently handle the situation with maximum proficiency.
When it is determined that litigation is the befitting route to achieve your objectives, we will work to develop a sound and efficient strategy to accomplish a favorable outcome in the courtroom. We have successfully litigated matters ranging from complex commercial contracts to disputes involving intellectual property, in addition to fraud, including securities fraud, securities, unfair trade practices, employment agreements, defamation, real estate, and estates. We are capable of taking cases through the appellate process to the highest courts, while demonstrating the flexibility and acumen in staffing the appropriate number of attorneys and paralegals in order to orchestrate cost-efficient case management.
With Guzov in your corner, you will gain a partner that will be at your side every step of the way, providing strategy, budgeting, risk analysis, and key decision making while forging an enduring and rewarding attorney-client relationship.
Headed by a team of acclaimed law professionals with extensive knowledge in navigating the complicated local market, Guzov, LLC, houses one of the most respected cooperative and condominium practices in New York State. With nearly two decades of collective expertise and experience, our attorneys will supply you with the advice and support to help you manage all of your real estate dealings to optimal efficiency. In our work we have encountered virtually every cooperative or condominium issue, preparing us to serve as a valued resource in understanding the terrain and identifying potential roadblocks to nimbly avoid.
Our dedicated real estate attorneys regularly attend Board and annual meetings to ensure the highest standards of legal conduct of the proceedings and election process are maintained. We stand by your side, providing guidance for the effective management of meetings, as well as in avoiding disputes and litigation with shareholders or unit owners.
Whether you require guidance in purchases and sales or assistance in resolving complex disputes, our firm is dedicated to identify the cost-effective, inventive solution to promptly address your specific needs.
Guzov, LLC, specializes in broad corporate services, ranging from incorporations to complete capital financings, mergers, and acquisitions. We handle corporate transactions and securities for an array of clients, including U.S. public companies, international companies, investment advisors, and broker-dealers, as well as investment funds and not-for-profit corporations. Our sterling reputation is built upon taking an innovative approach to structuring deals, providing in-depth cultural and legal knowledge of cross-border transactions, and expertise in regulatory issues.
We believe in a boutique, hands-on approach when assessing your needs from both a legal and overall business perspective, deploying elements of our practices in an integrated fashion to effectively meet your needs. We make it a priority to offer cost-effective services through efficient staffing, while providing senior attorneys to supply the high-level expertise necessary to achieve results. Our impressive rate of return business and direct referrals stands as a testament to our thorough approach to complete customer satisfaction.
We have extensive experience in a variety of corporate transactions, representing clients from initial structuring through contract drafting and negotiation to closing. Our areas of expertise include mergers, stock and asset acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, and private placements, in addition to public offerings, corporate restructurings, joint ventures, spin-offs, and divestitures. Calling on a long and favorable track record, we will ensure your successful transactions by crafting customized, innovative solutions.
When you need assistance in securities law matters, ranging from IPOs to secondary offerings, Guzov is extremely accomplished in counseling public companies. We help formulate corporate compliance policies and procedures designed to address new legal and corporate requirements, combining years of experience with cutting-edge knowledge and know-how. In addition to our wide range of services, we regularly assist in preparing and filing annual, quarterly, and current SEC reports on behalf of our public clients.
We provide legal counsel to investment advisers and broker-dealers in registration, compliance, and regulatory matters involving federal and state securities laws. Our attorneys have represented investment advisers and broker-dealers before the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and self-regulatory organizations, including the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), and number of regional exchanges.
Guzov provides a complete range of legal services to mutual funds, hedge funds, and venture capital funds. Our areas of expertise include advising on fund structure, formation and financing, and representing regulated funds before the SEC, Commodities Futures Trading Commission, and state regulators. We are skilled at handling formation of domestic and offshore hedge funds, including funds involved in Regulation S offerings, and preparing all necessary fund documentation. We frequently assist fund managers in developing creative methods to market within legal and practical parameters, as well as with ongoing reporting and compliance matters, operational issues, and fund investment transactions.
We value our relationships with not-for-profit charitable corporations, providing to them a full complement of legal services. From entity formation and counseling concerning event planning to acceptance and disbursement of funds and general corporate matters, our experience and attention to detail serve as a valuable proponent to the success of your charitable venture.
In today’s fiercely competitive business environment, intellectual property is an increasingly vital asset to be preserved and protected. As part of our commercial litigation, arbitration, and mediation practice, we specialize in cutting-edge intellectual property services, both transaction and litigation related, to address the complete range of your needs. Our attorney experts stay up-to-date on current laws and practices, providing trusted guidance on everything from a single due diligence search to the formation of complex litigation strategies.
As part of our focus on protecting your intellectual property rights, our attorneys are adept at managing and vetting all trademark and brand clearance matters. We understand the decisive effect that proper planning has on avoiding litigation, and focus on counseling clients on best practices to enforce trademark rights, in addition to how to avoid litigation and mitigate legal risks related to the use of trademarks.
The quality and diversification of our labor and employment practice has earned Guzov, LLC, an outstanding reputation in the business and legal communities. We have significant experience working within the industrial, hospitality, entertainment, telecommunication, healthcare, manufacturing, and educational sectors, serving clients ranging from multinational corporations to small independent business and service entities. With capacious knowledge in litigation relating to all areas of labor and employment law, our expertise is frequently sought in connection with corporate transactions, mergers, acquisitions, and the purchase and sale of business entities. When you partner with Guzov, we supply pragmatic advice in dealing with operational and human resource matters in the context of compliance with applicable state and federal laws. Dictated by your specific needs, we participate with management in planning and implementing policies concerning all aspects of labor and employee relations, including: