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Kristina Agassi

Kristina Agassi

Attorney at Law

New York
New York
Licensed in
NY
New York University School of Law
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About
I am a corporate NY attorney with former BigLaw and in-house experience. As part of my commercial law practice, I provide a broad range of corporate legal services, including startup counseling, commercial contracts review, compliance and governance. I have also worked in London for a number of years and have extensive experience working with international companies on business-critical national and international commercial transactions, among them joint ventures, collaborations and licensing arrangements.

I mainly represent clients in the tech, finance, media and not-for-profit spaces. I attended NYU School of Law and I am admitted to the
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7
Years
experience
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"Kristina helped me negotiate my employment contract. Her advice and support was very helpful. We had a couple of calls and she sent me her thoughts on the contract. Her fees were reasonable and I would use her again if I need a lawyer."

Employment Agreement
Posted on Aug 28, 2018
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"Kristina handled a number of projects for me over the years. As a result of Kristina’s experience, knowledge and professionalism, the entire process from beginning to end has always been seamless. All documents were promptly reviewed and delivered and all my questions fully answered. It is rare to find such a good and thorough attorney. I would highly recommend Kristina for corporate work."

Contract Review
Posted on Aug 28, 2018

Work History

IEEE

Senior Attorney

Jan 2016 - Present

IEEE is a global technology company with $500 million in annual revenue. I work with senior leadership on a broad range of international and domestic commercial, legal and regulatory matters. I have extensive experience with complex commercial transactions (including contract drafting and negotiations), M&A, financing and IP licensing.

Jan 2016 - Present

Simpson Thacher

Attorney

May 2014 - Dec 2015

ST&B is a large intentional law firm. During my time at ST&B, I managed corporate and securities matters, including corporate restructuring, regulatory compliance, risk management and financing activities. In addition, I advised senior executives and in-house counsel on various day-to-day corporate and legal issues.

May 2014 - Dec 2015

White & Case

Attorney

Nov 2010 - Mar 2014

W&C is a large intentional law firm. During my time at W&C, I managed a broad corporate legal practice representing investment banks, public and private corporations and governments, with special focus on emerging markets (including Russia, Eastern Europe, Asia and Africa).

Nov 2010 - Mar 2014

Accenture

Analyst

Sep 2005 - Nov 2007

Supported clients through short-term and long-term financial & strategic transactions and provided risk assessment and transaction management services.

Sep 2005 - Nov 2007

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