Nancy’s solution-driven practice focuses on helping business and nonprofit entities efficiently resolve legal disputes and minimize risk. She represents clients in state and federal court, arbitration proceedings and mediations in connection with a broad range of business disputes and serves as outside general counsel and primary legal advisor to business and nonprofit corporations throughout New York State.
Nancy also represents clients in connection with inquiries and investigations of state and federal government regulators. She has extensive experience conducting internal investigations, including those involving allegations of harassment, discrimination, misappropriation, theft, embezzlement, and other alleged misconduct.
In addition, Nancy routinely advises nonprofit corporations on a full range of corporate governance matters, including directors’ duties and responsibilities, related party transactions, policies and procedures, and best practices. She also provides crisis management advice and support to organizations faced with an event or situation that could threaten effective operations of the organization or potentially result in embarrassment or reputational harm to the organization.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Empire State Counsel||New York State Bar Association||N/A|
|Special Counsel||Smith, Buss & Jacobs, LLP||2016 - Present|
|Sr. Associate||Schulte Roth & Zabel, LLP||2007 - 2015|
|Manager, Legal Administration||Insight Communications||2000 - 2007|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|New York State Bar Association, Business Law Section||Member||N/A|
|New York City Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Metropolitan Black Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Westchester County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Rockland County Women's Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|International Association of Privacy Professionals||Member||N/A|
|New York Council of Nonprofits||Member||N/A|
|Commercial Litigation in New York State Courts (Thomson West and the New York County Lawyers' Association)||Document Discovery||2015|
|The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Private Equity 2015 (Global Legal Group)||Legal and Regulatory Matters||2015|
|BNA Securities Regulation & Law Report||Which State Wants to Pierce Your Veil? Private Equity and the Perils of Alter Ego Liability||2014|
|BNA Securities Regulation & Law Report||I Am Not My Sister's Keeper: Private Equity and the Perils of Alter Ego Liability||2013|
|BNA Securities Regulation & Law Report||My Portfolio Company Did What?! Private Equity and the Perils of Alter Ego Liability||2011|
|St. John's University School of Law||N/A||N/A|
|Webinar||Effective Strategies in Litigating Fiduciary Duty Claims: What you Need to Know||2019|
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