Lauren Kanter is a member of the firm's corporate and private equity groups. Her practice includes corporate transactions involving private investments, corporate governance and other related business matters. She also has significant commercial litigation experience, counseling clients in business and zoning disputes.
Lauren graduated from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, where she received a B.A. in History with Distinction in All Subjects. She began her legal career as a legal assistant at a Westchester real estate practice and then at a boutique intellectual property firm in Manhattan. She received her J.D. with a Certificate of Concentration in International Law from Pace University in White Plains, New York. While in law school, Lauren was a University Merit Scholar and also spent a semester in London, studying both domestic and international law.
Cornell University, B.A.
Pace University School of Law, J.D.
US District Court, Eastern District of New York
2010 - Who's Who in Women in Professional Services Long Island Business News
Board of Directors for Social Enterprise Alliance of Long Island
Member of the Suffolk County Bar Association
Member of the Cornell Alumni Admissions Ambassador Network
Municipal Law Litigation
Represented an addiction treatment program in administrative hearings with a municipality including negotiations and extensive written submissions.
Drafted numerous appellate briefs addressing a variety of issues including RICO, contract and tort claims.
Represented a high net worth estate in all phases of a major litigation involving RICO and tort claims, including discovery, trial preparation, and depositions of parties and witnesses.
Drafted corporate governance and investment documents for start-up and portfolio companies in the technology sector.
Lauren can be reached at email@example.com.