Zvi Raskin

Zvi Raskin

Experienced General Counsel with Broad Expertise

Spring Valley
New York
Licensed in
NY
Yale Law School

"Zvin was terrific, easy to work with, prompt and clear communication."

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A 1987 graduate of Yale Law School, Zvi has been practicing law, at both law firms and tech companies, public and private, for over 30 years.

As his client, you will benefit from Zvi's significant experience and expertise. He is dedicated to understanding the results you seek and to help you achieve those results. And he will work with you every step of the way -- on strategy, execution and on a flexible pricing plan that works for you.

His areas of focus and expertise include Corporate Finance, Contracts, IP, Corp Law, Securities, Employment Law, Commercial Transactions, Litigation and Trademarks.

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"Zvin was terrific, easy to work with, prompt and clear communication."

Assist with Other Commercial Contract Matter
Posted on Jan 25, 2022
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"Zvi was friendly, quick to answer my questions and met all the timelines set in our initial discussion. He was knowledgable on the subject of employment contracts and phantom equity and helped me better understand the documents I had asked for help with."

Review Employment Agreement
Posted on Jan 19, 2022
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"Kindest lawyer I have worked with. Cares about his clients and goes out of his way to help. He responded with any changes to my agreement the same day with my multiple requests for revisions. I never felt rushed for a second. I am so happy I choose to work with Zvi Raskin! He is a excellent lawyer and a good person."

Assist with Other Commercial Contract Matter
Posted on Nov 16, 2021
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"Zvi was fantastic. He helped me navigate an equity agreement with experience and patience, and was very honest and humble. I would definitely work with him again in the future!"

Assist with Equity Compensation
Posted on Oct 22, 2021
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"Excellent experience. Looking forward to working with Zvi again!"

Assist with Equity Compensation
Posted on Oct 14, 2021
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"Zvi cares and took the time needed to properly advise and assist on my complex and technically challenging case. The fact that his rates are reasonable and competitive is a bonus."

Other Lawsuits & Disputes Matter
Posted on Oct 4, 2021

Work History

Raskin Legal

Attorney At Law

Apr 2021 - Present

We provide young and growing firms, including start-ups, SMEs and pre-acquisition/IPO-stage companies, with complete and customized turn-key legal and intellectual property solutions and resources to allow them to focus on what they do best: grow their core business.

Apr 2021 - Present

MaxLite, Inc.

General Counsel

Jun 2015 - Mar 2021

Chief legal officer of leading worldwide manufacturer and distributor of LED and solid-state lighting products. Established company’s first legal department, providing counsel and directing company policy on a wide range of legal and commercial issues.

Jun 2015 - Mar 2021

Lighting Science Group

General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of publicly-traded company

Feb 2011 - Jun 2015

Developed and introduced systems and processes for addressing an array of challenges facing rapidly growing financially-challenged company. Provided counsel and directed company policy on a broad range of legal and commercial issues. Areas of focus included corporate law, intellectual property, contracts, securities, corporate finance, SOX compliance, litigation, and employment and benefits law.

Feb 2011 - Jun 2015

Center for Applied Psychology

Chief Legal Officer

Dec 2009 - Jan 2011

Chief legal officer of large community mental health practice, consisting of approximately 20 practitioners (psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers and one psychiatrist).

Dec 2009 - Jan 2011

Dentsply Sirona Dental Systems

General Counsel and Secretary of publicly-traded company

Sep 1996 - Dec 2010

General Counsel and Secretary of Public Company, a global leader in design and development of dental digital radiography products and other hi-tech dental applications. Provided counsel from earliest stage of company’s formation through its successful IPO and reverse merger. Focus extended to all legal issues and challenges facing the company.

Sep 1996 - Dec 2010

Townley & Updike / Rosenman & Colin (NYC)

Senior Associate at leading NYC law firms

Sep 1987 - Aug 1996

Complex commercial litigation practice, including contracts, securities, real estate, insurance, torts, constitutional, RICO and partnership law, with an emphasis on complex commercial/corporate litigation. Responsibilities included motion practice in federal and state courts, depositions, trials, hearings, drafting pleadings, advising clients and extensive legal research & writing.

Sep 1987 - Aug 1996

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