Corporate


Rivkin Radler Welcomes Four New Associates
January 27, 2016 | Health Services | Insurance Fraud | Corporate
Uniondale, New York – January 2016 – Evan H. Krinick, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, has announced that Sean Gorton, Ada Kozicz, Steven Lee and Sean Simensky have joined the firm as Associates. Sean Gorton, of Merrick, NY is a member of the Firm’s Insurance Fraud practice group.  He focuses his practice on insurance …
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Cornachio to Volunteer/Mentor at Hofstra Law School’s Pathway to Profession Program
January 14, 2016 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Corporate
William Cornachio will be a volunteer/mentor at Hofstra Law School’s “Dinner with a Lawyer,” which is part of the school’s “Pathway to Profession” program.  The dinner will be limited to 40 students with two or three representatives from various practice areas.  The purpose of the program is to allow students a more personal interaction with attorneys in …
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Lellos quoted in a Law360 article entitled, “How You Can Build a Better Book of Business.”
January 4, 2016 | Corporate
Stella Lellos, a partner in the Corporate Practice Group, was recently quoted in a Law360 article entitled, “How You Can Build A Better Book Of Business.” Lellos provided valuable advice on how to build a better book of business. “Value-added billing: Clients want to know that you care about them and that they are not just another client billing number. …
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Gordon & Spero present seminar
October 2, 2015 | Corporate
Stuart Gordon and Matt Spero, Partners in the Firm’s Corporate & Commercial Practice Group will present a seminar entitled, “Structured Dismissals:  Judicial Efficiency or Impermissible Sub Rosa Plans?” to the Business Law Section of the New York State Bar Association on October 2, 2015.  This seminar will focus on the increased proliferation of structured dismissals …
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Rivkin Radler Attorneys Named As 2015 New York Metro SuperLawyers
September 30, 2015 | Professional Liability | Corporate
UNIONDALE, NY – Rivkin Radler LLP is pleased to announce that sixteen attorneys have been named to the 2015 New York Metro Super Lawyers List and four attorneys were named as New York Metro Rising Stars. Rivkin attorneys were named SuperLawyers in the categories of Appellate Law, Bankruptcy, Business Litigation, Construction Litigation, Health Care Law, Insurance Coverage and Professional …
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Jenny Jinyoung Shin joins the Firm as Associate
August 31, 2015 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Corporate
Evan H. Krinick, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, has announced that Jenny Jinyoung Shin has joined the Firm as an Associate in the Corporate & Commercial and Real Estate Practice Groups. Jenny Jinyoung Shin, of Albertson represents investors, companies, and business owners in entity formation, corporate structuring and planning, merger and acquisition transactions, private securities …
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Lellos participates in CLE Podcast
July 8, 2015 | Corporate
Stella Lellos, a partner in the Firm’s Corporate & Commercial Practice Group, participated in a CLE entitled, “Mastering Corporations, Partnerships, & LLC, an on-demand seminar and podcast.  Benefits: There has been renewed interest in the need for attorneys proficient in the formation and operation of corporations, partnerships, and LLC’s. Understanding these legal issues is a …
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Balboni selected as a member of the Board of Directors of Center for Cyber & Homeland Security
June 24, 2015 | Privacy, Data & Cyber Law | Health Services | Corporate
Michael Balboni, Of Counsel in the Firm’s  Corporate & Commercial and Health Services Practice Groups, has been selected to the Board of Directors of the Center for Cyber & Homeland Security (CCHS) at the George Washington University.  The members of the Board provide high-level guidance and support to the leadership team at the Center, and help …
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Balboni panelist at the Wilbur F. Breslin Center for Real Estate Studies’ 9th Annual Scholarship
June 17, 2015 | Privacy, Data & Cyber Law | Health Services | Corporate
Michael Balboni will be a panelist at the Wilbur F. Breslin Center for Real Estate Studies’ 9th Annual Scholarship Luncheon and Panel Discussion. Michael’s panel will be discussing the topic of “Physical and Cyber Security in Today’s Global Markets” at the event being held Wednesday, June 17 at the Hofstra University Club. Former New York …
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Lellos Featured in Long Island Business News
May 31, 2015 | Corporate
Stella Lellos, a Partner in the Firm’s Corporate & Commercial Practice Group, has been featured in the Long Island Business News’ Ones to Watch in Law section. Please click the link below to view the Column. Adobe Reader is required to view the page. If Adobe Reader is not installed on your PC, click here to …
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Cornachio speaker at CLE
May 20, 2015 | Corporate
William Cornachio, a partner in the Firm’s Corporate Practice Group, is a speaker at a CLE entitled, “Obtaining Financial Assistance from Long Island Industrial Development Agencies.” This seminar will cover the “nuts and bolts” of an Industrial Development Agency financing, including description of the manner in which the Agency will acquire an interest in the …
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Malerba and Mitchell to present at the Nassau County Bar Association
May 7, 2015 | Health Services | Corporate
  On May 7, Benjamin Malerba and Gregory Mitchell, members of Rivkin Radler’s Health Services Practice Group, will be presenting a program entitled, “Medical Marijuana Comes to New York State,” at the Nassau County Bar Association.  Ben will be speaking about the New York program, including the registration of patients, how physicians may certify patients, …
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Rivkin Radler welcomes six new attorneys
March 30, 2015 | Trusts & Estates | Appeals | Insurance Coverage | Corporate
Uniondale,  New York ? April 2015 ? Evan H. Krinick, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, has announced that Gregory Cayne, Chloe Fine, Priscilla Kam, Jordan Mamorsky,  Jenny Sinyoung Shin, and Alex Silverman have joined the Firm. “The partnership is delighted to welcome these new attorneys.  They add to the stature of our firm and our …
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Weissman and Cornachio represent Brooklyn Hospital Center
January 31, 2015 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Corporate
Stephen Weissman and William Cornachio, Partners in the Real Estate Practice Group, represented Brooklyn Hospital Center in the construction and installation of a new Data Center and a new air conditioning system at the hospital’s main campus on DeKalb Avenue in Brooklyn. …
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Rivkin Radler Welcomes New Associate Reema Sultan
January 26, 2015 | Health Services | Corporate
Uniondale,  New York ? January 2015 ? Evan H. Krinick, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, has announced that Reema Sultan, who joined the firm in September 2014, has been admitted to practice law in the State of New York. Reema Sultan, of Elmont, is a member of the Firm’s Health Services Practice Group.  She …
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Rivkin Radler Attorneys Named As 2014 New York Metro SuperLawyers
October 1, 2014 | Appeals | Directors & Officers Liability | Health Services | Corporate
UNIONDALE, NY ? Rivkin Radler LLP is pleased to announce that seventeen attorneys were named to the 2014 New York Metro Super Lawyers List and four attorneys were named as New York Metro Rising Stars.  Rivkin attorneys were named SuperLawyers in the categories of Bankruptcy, Health Care Law and Business Litigation. Below are the honorees …
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Hon. Michael A. L. Balboni joins Rivkin Radler
July 1, 2014 | Health Services | Corporate
Uniondale, New York  Evan H. Krinick, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, announced today that Hon. Michael A. L. Balboni, of East Williston, has joined the firm as Of Counsel.  Mr. Balboni will be working to further serve the firm’s clients as well as expand its services in the areas of cyber, financial and energy-related …
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Grill, Schieber, and Tare deliver victory for 110 Greenwich Street
June 16, 2014 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Appeals | Corporate
David M. Grill, Evan Schieber and Joshua Tare won a resounding victory for 110 Greenwich Street, LLC (“Landlord”) against its commercial tenant Waterfront Athletic Club, Inc., (“Tenant”) a famous boxing studio with locations in New York City and Los Angles. The dispute arose out of a so-ordered stipulation of settlement entered into by the Landlord …
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Gordon and Spero to Present at Long Island Chapter of Certified Fraud Examiners
May 15, 2014 | Corporate
Stuart Gordon and Matthew Spero, members of the firm’s Corporate & Commercial Practice Group present, “Bankruptcy Basic,” for the Long Island Chapter of Certified Fraud Examiners.  Participants include CPAs, auditors, compliance officers, as well as private investigators, FBI members, and other members of law enforcement. …
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Gumersell Presents at NBI”s, “Helping Your Client Buy or Sell a Small-to-Medium Sized Business”
May 13, 2014 | Trusts & Estates | Corporate
On May 13, Walter Gumersell, a partner in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial and Trusts, Estates & Taxation practice groups, will be presenting at the NBI’s, “Helping Your Client Buy or Sell a Small-to-Medium Sized Business.”  Mr. Gumersell’s seminar is entitled, “Structuring and Drafting the Acquisition Agreement.”  The seminar will be held at the Holiday Inn …
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Spero Featured in Long Island Business News
March 14, 2014 | Corporate
Matt Spero was featured in the Long Island Business News’ “Ones To Watch In Law.”  Mr. Spero is a partner in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial practice group, specializing in bankruptcy law.  Please click the link below to view. Adobe Reader is required. If Adobe Reader is not installed on your PC, click here to …
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Rivkin Radler Featured in Newsday LI Business Section
February 9, 2014 | Professional Liability | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Trusts & Estates | Appeals | Complex Torts & Product Liability | Directors & Officers Liability | Employment & Labor | Health Services | Insurance Coverage | Intellectual Property | Corporate
Rivkin Radler was featured in a Newday article entitled, “Raising the Bar.”  The article appeared in the LI Business Section on Sunday, February 9, 2014.  The article focused on the growth of Long Island law firms compared to New York City law firms during the recession. Click here to read entire article: http://www.newsday.com/business/long-island-law-firms-benefit-from-city-counterparts-1.6972767 …
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Matt Spero to co-present at New York State Bar Association’s Business Law Section
January 29, 2014 | Corporate
On January 29, 2014, Matt Spero, a partner in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial practice group co-presented “Sellers’ Rights In Bankruptcy” to the New York State Bar Association’s Business Law Section (Bankruptcy Committee).  He co-presented with Judge Cecelia Morris and Robert D. Raicht, Esq. This program focused on the issues that sellers commonly face in dealing …
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David Grill and Evan Schieber win in commercial foreclosure action
December 27, 2013 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Appeals | Corporate
David Grill and Evan Schieber achieved a significant win for a lender in a commercial foreclosure action entitled Regency Ventures LLC v Elaine Lelekakis.    Unlike the majority of foreclosures, this action arose out of a non-monetary default involving a borrower who, one day after taking out a loan transferred the property to herself and her …
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Ben Malerba to present at Physician’s Reciprocal Insurers Conference
June 11, 2013 | Health Services | Corporate
Ben Marlerba, a partner in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial and Health Services Practice Groups, will be a presenter at the Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers’ Annual Risk Management Conference.  Mr. Malerba’s presentation is entitled, “Trends and Changes Affecting Ambulatory Care Facilities and the Redesign of the Certificate of Need Process.” The conference will take place on …
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George Choriatis to speak at NYSBA’s Antitrust & Health Law Section – CLE Program
May 9, 2013 | Health Services | Corporate
George Choriatis, a partner in the firm’s Health Services and Corporate & Commercial Practice Groups, will be a speaker at the New York State Bar Association – Antitrust and Health Law Section’s CLE Program entitled, “An Apple A Day:  What You Need to Know About Antitrust and Health Care.”  Mr. Choriatis will participate in Part Two of …
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Michael J. McIsaac Joins Rivkin Radler as an Associate
May 6, 2013 | Health Services | Corporate
William M. Savino, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, has announced that Michael J. McIsaac has joined the firm as a Associate in the firm’s Health Services and Corporate & Commercial Practice Groups.  “We are excited to have Michael on board.  He adds to the stature of our firm and our goal to ever strive …
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Stu Gordon and Matt Spero to present at the Suffolk County Society of CPAs
February 21, 2013 | Corporate
Stu Gordon and Matt Spero, members of the firm’s Corporate & Commercial Practice Group, will be presenting, “Bankruptcy Basics,” at the Suffolk County Society of CPAs on February 21, 2013. …
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George Choriatis to speak at NYSBA
December 5, 2012 | Health Services | Corporate
George Choriatis, a partner in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial and Health Services Practice Groups, will be a featured speaker at the New York State Bar Association’s CLE entitled, “Buying or Selling a Small Business.”  Buying or selling a business is never easy.  Our current economic conditions certainly compound the task.  In addition to tax, …
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Walter Gumersell presents at a National Business Institute program
September 19, 2012 | Trusts & Estates | Corporate
Walter Gumersell, a partner in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial and Trusts, Estates & Taxation Practice Group, is a speaker at a National Business Institute program.  Mr. Gumersell’s topic is entitled, “Business Contracts A to Z.” …
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Matt Spero to speak at Esquire Bank
June 13, 2012 | Corporate
Matt Spero, a member of the firm’s Corporate & Commercial Practice Group, will speak at Esquire Bank on “Bankruptcy Basics.”  This seminar will provide an introduction to bankruptcy law and explain to the non-bankruptcy practitioner how to identify common commercial bankruptcy issues. This seminar has been approved in accordinace with the requirements of Rivkin Radler LLP …
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Ben Malerba presents to the Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers
May 23, 2012 | Health Services | Corporate
Ben Malerba, a partner in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial and Health Services Practice Groups, presented an educational session to Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers, a group of underwriters and managers predominately from the Department of Hospitals and Special Programs.  Some of the topics that Ben addressed were: providing an overview of the current definitions of ambulatory care …
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George Choriatis will present a seminar in Honolulu, Hawaii
May 4, 2012 | Health Services | Corporate
George Choriatis, a partner in the firm’s Health Services Practice Group, will present a seminar entitled, “Accountable Care Organizations:  Is this the Next Direction for Physician Organizations?” in Honolulu, Hawaii. Present health reforms seek to address the fragmentation and high costs facing our health care system by encouraging physicians, hospitals, and other providers in every medical …
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George Choriatis will present a seminar for AAPI of Queens & LI
April 27, 2012 | Health Services | Corporate
George Choriatis, a Partner in the firm’s Health Services and Corporate & Commercial Practice Groups, will present a seminar entitled, “Accountable Care Organizations From the Physician’s Perspective,” to the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin of Queens & Long Island, Inc. on April 27, 2012. The seminar will discuss the impact on physicians of …
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Matt Spero to speak at ECF training class
January 20, 2012 | Corporate
Matt Spero, an Associate in Rivkin Radler’s Corporate & Commercial Practice Group, will be a speaker at an ECF training Class.  Mr. Spero’s topic will be “Nuts and Bolts of Bankruptcy Procedure for New ECF Users.” …
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William Cornachio to speak at the Commercial Industrial Brokers Society breakfast meeting
January 17, 2012 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Corporate
William Cornachio, a Partner in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial and Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use Practice Groups, will be a speaker at the CIBS breakfast meeting.  Mr. Cornachio will be speaking on the topic of recent developments in independent contractor laws as they relate to real estate brokers. …
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George Choriatis presents a seminar at the NYSBA Health Law Section Fall Meeting.
October 22, 2011 | Health Services | Corporate
George Choriatis, a Partner in Rivkin Radler’s Corporate & Commercial and Health Services Practice Groups, will be a speaker at this year’s NYSBA Health Law Section Fall Meeting entitled, “Legal Issues In Structuring Accountable Care Organizations.” Under New York’s MCLE rule, this program has been approved for a total of 6.5 credit hours in Professional …
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William Cornachio & Stephen Weissman rep Nassau Cty in negotiations w New York Islanders.
June 30, 2011 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Corporate
William Cornachio and Stephen Weissman, Partners in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial and Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use Practice Groups, were members of the team that represented Nassau County in its lease negotiations with the New York Islanders’ ownership for the construction & occupancy of the proposed new arena that will replace the existing Coliseum. …
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Walter Gumersell is a featured speaker at the Society of Financial Service Professionals.
May 18, 2011 | Corporate
Walter Gumersell, a partner in the Corporate & Commercial Practice Group, was a featured speaker at the Nassau Chapter of the Society of Financial Service Professionals.  Walter spoke on the drafting and funding of buy/sell agreements.   …
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Rivkin Radler’s Ben Malerba Among 40 Rising Stars Under 40
January 27, 2011 | Health Services | Corporate
UNIONDALE, NEW YORK – Benjamin Malerba, of S. Bellmore, a Partner with Rivkin Radler LLP, has been named to Long Island Business News’ 40 Rising Stars Under 40 Class of 2011. He is among Long Island’s top 40 individuals in business who are not only hard-working, talented and dedicated young professionals, but who also have …
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Rivkin Radler Elects Four New Partners
January 1, 2011 | Professional Liability | Health Services | Insurance Coverage | Corporate
William M. Savino, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, is pleased to announce that Todd Belous, George Choriatis, Joanne Engeldrum, and Keith Grover have been elected Partners. “These are an exceptionally talented and hard-working group of individuals and we are proud to call them our partners.  They are among the best and brightest and truly …
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Rivkin Radler Welcomes New Attorney
November 15, 2010 | Health Services | Corporate
William M. Savino, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, is pleased to announce the addition of new associate Sumeet Sondhi, of Dix Hills, New York to the firm.  “My partners and I are delighted to welcome Sumeet to Rivkin Radler,” said William Savino. “His experience and commitment to professional excellence make him an asset to …
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Rivkin Radler Receives Axinn Community Service Award
November 11, 2010 | Professional Liability | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Trusts & Estates | Appeals | Employment & Labor | Health Services | Insurance Coverage | Intellectual Property | Corporate
UNIONDALE, NY -Rivkin Radler received the Cradle of Aviation Museum’s Donald E. Axinn Community Service Award at the museum’s 8th Annual Air & Space Gala, held on November 11, 2010. Created by the late philanthropist, pilot, developer and writer, Donald E. Axinn, the award is a great honor as it recognizes the firm’s extensive outreach …
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Alan Eagle and Beth Green present “Strategies Toward Successful Negotiations” seminar.
October 13, 2010 | Health Services | Insurance Coverage | Corporate
Alan Eagle and Beth Green presented a seminar entitled, “Strategies Toward Successful Negotiations.”  …
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Recent Developments in Physician Fee Sharing
October 7, 2010 | Health Services | Corporate
Benjamin P. Malerba, a partner in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial and Health Services Practice Groups, presented a CLE at the Nassau County Bar Association on whether an Article 28 ambulatory surgery center can share fees with its employee-physicians for services performed at off-site locations.  He will provide a hypothetical fact pattern and will open the floor …
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Giliberti, Graham, Green & Gumersell Named Among LI’s Top Legal Eagles
August 31, 2010 | Professional Liability | Appeals | Health Services | Corporate
UNIONDALE, NY – Rivkin Radler is please to announce that four of the firm’s attorneys have been named among the Top Rated Attorneys in Nassau and Suffolk Counties by PULSE Magazine for 2010.  The list was compiled from Lexis Nexis Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Ratings, identifying lawyers who are “AV Preeminent” – the highest Peer …
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Chatzinoff, Conneely, Contino & Cornachio Among LI’s Top Legal Eagles
| Professional Liability | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Appeals | Employment & Labor | Corporate
UNIONDALE, NY – Rivkin Radler is please to announce that four of the firm’s attorneys have been named among the Top Rated Attorneys in Nassau and Suffolk Counties by PULSE Magazine for 2010.  The list was compiled from Lexis Nexis Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Ratings, identifying lawyers who are “AV Preeminent” – the highest Peer …
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Matthew Spero Presents CLE on Bankruptcy Issues
June 17, 2010 | Corporate
Matthew Spero, an associate in Rivkin Radler’s Corporate & Commercial Practice Group, presented a CLE entitled, “Understanding Preferential Transfers and How They Affect Your Business,” at Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP. …
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