Creative and Cost-Effective Strategies in High-Stakes Litigation
When Fortune 100 companies face complex legal challenges in the areas of mass tort, product liability, premises liability and commercial litigation, they turn to the Manhattan law firm of Darger Errante Yavitz & Blau (DEYB) for help. Whether through litigation, negotiation or trial, DEYB specializes in finding practical solutions to the most complex legal issues involving asbestos, benzene, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, Chinese drywall, dietary supplements, cell phones and much more. …Read More
Small-Firm Efficiency and Service.
The world of commercial real estate is in a constant state of flux. The last 20 years alone have brought the savings and loan debacle, securitizations of mortgages, the crash of 2008 and a recent resurgence in development deals.
Through boom and bust, the commercial real estate group of Eiseman Levine Lehrhaupt & Kakoyiannis, P.C. has been a steady presence, helping clients navigate the most difficult challenges skillfully and efficiently. The group now represents some of the largest and most sophisticated real estate clients in the country. …Read More
Finding Justice for Changed Lives
Caesar and Napoli, P.C. Attorneys at Law
The law office of Caesar and Napoli, P.C., turns the notion of “David versus Goliath” on its head. No longer underdogs, injured individuals and their families pursuing significant awards for damages enjoy the legal firepower they need to face well-financed, formidable defendants.
“The best representation requires a great deal of time and money during discovery,” explains the law firm’s founding member, James Napoli. “The average family involved in one of these cases …Read More
In-Depth Market Knowledge and Financial Experience
Our Focus: Your Goals
The 1211 Group at Morgan Stanley balances the intricacies of your financial situation with the dynamics of your life. In the team’s view, accomplishing your financial objectives will require a combination of experience, process and perspective.
The partnership that became the 1211 Group was formed in 1985 by a team of professionals: Financial Advisor Stephen Ackerman, who has 45 years of experience; Financial Advisors Barry Ganz and Mark Seruya, each with 30 years of …Read More
Redefining ‘Full-Service’ Financial Management
The approach Louis C. Ciliberti, CLU, CFP, ChFC takes to providing financial services for his affluent clients boils down to eight words: Let us take care of that for you.
Estate plan design and managing investment portfolios were the initial focus of the firm’s service model. Today, if a client needs a mortgage, Ciliberti and his team bring in mortgage people. If a client wants to sell a Manhattan apartment, he’s got the attorney for the closing. For real estate in Southampton, he can suggest a …Read More
Strong on Planning, Long on Client Relationships
Lawrence J. DeNoia, CFP®, CPA and his staff at ITI Strategies had just been through Hurricane Sandy. They’d lost power, they’d lost windows, they’d lost phones.
But DeNoia, president of the firm, hadn’t lost his enthusiasm for helping people. He spoke about his financial advisory practice, and about his activities with the Rotary Club and other organizations. These memberships, he says, are not for business, although contacts sometimes become clients. …Read More
Wealth Strategies for All Market Conditions
When a widow inherited $5 million, she thought it was prudent to let a life insurance representative determine how to invest her money. Disappointed with the results, she turned to New York-based Cozzene Advisors for fresh ideas.
“We analyzed her portfolio and found the insurance salesman had put her in too many high-risk investments,” says Lewis Gelbman, MBA, RIA, RCB, principal of Cozzene Advisors. “We diversified the portfolio with an emphasis on managed futures. Now she is getting solid, consistent returns, with lower risk.” …Read More
Opportunistic Investing: Finding the
Intersection of Favorable Macro Conditions
and Attractive Valuations
Steven Kaczmarek is, to put it gently, unimpressed with the state of today’s economy. Slow economic growth is with us to stay, and that makes equities a less valuable investment than at any time in the past generation, Kaczmarek and his team believe. To them, it is essential in this environment to think outside the (style) box and invest opportunistically wherever favorable macro conditions and attractive valuations intersect. …Read More
Clients’ Core Values Guide Planning Process
When a financial plan is personally meaningful, clients are more motivated to succeed. So says Graef Financial Group founder Robert E. Graef, CFP®, ChFC®, CRPC®, whose mission is to help clients identify what they care about most and plan accordingly. Prior to establishing his own financial services firm in 2000, Graef spent nearly 20 years in the investment world; with his career move came an equally important transition. As skilled as Graef was at leveraging assets, the people who had worked hard for them—successful business owners, executives, professionals and retirees—would now be his principal focus. …Read More
Siller & Cohen Family Wealth Advisors
For the 10th consecutive year, a member of Siller & Cohen has been recognized by Barron’s as one of the top independent investment advisors in the country.
Helping our clients to identify and crystallize their financial goals and objectives – and then doing everything in our power to help them achieve those goals – is how we measure success. We are a boutique family wealth advisory firm that has been providing comprehensive financial solutions to high-net-worth families and business owners for 25 years. …Read More