Lawrence A. Goldman counsels middle market and smaller public company clients on a broad array of corporate and transactional matters focusing on mergers and acquisitions (domestic and cross-border), capital formation and finance, private placements and securities law compliance, corporate restructuring, and the organization and governance of joint ventures, limited liability companies and other alternative business entities. He has substantial experience in representing audit committees and other special board committees in corporate governance and internal investigation matters. He has been engaged as an expert witness on alternative entity governance and other corporate issues in litigation arising from transactional matters. Mr. Goldman is a member of the Council of the American Bar Association, Business Law Section, formerly chaired its Middle Market and Small Business Committee, is the author of The New Jersey Limited Liability Company Forms and Practice Manual, and is a frequent speaker, nationally, on corporate and business law matters.
Other Court Admissions — United States Tax Court
United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
Special counsel to board of directors of NYSE-Mkt listed corporation in connection with the Exchange's review of irregular activity at an annual meeting and other corporate governance matters.
Counsel to special committee of board of directors of pre-IPO international shipping corporation in connection with internal investigation of contract and related financial statement reporting irregularities.
Special counsel to audit committee in connection with internal investigation of potential improper conduct by chief executive officer of Nasdaq NMS listed bank holding corporation.
Counsel to committee of independent directors in "going private" transaction of Nasdaq SmallCap listed corporation.