BLG Team


Larry Bortstein Larry Bortstein is a recognized leader in creating practical solutions for clients’ contractual challenges in the areas of information technology, intellectual property licensing, and other commercial transactions.  [more]


Maria Abbagnaro Maria Abbagnaro is an experienced telecommunications and technology attorney. [more]


Beth Anisman Beth Anisman is Managing Partner and the co-founder of Bortstein Legal Group. [more]

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Samantha Baer Samantha Baer is an attorney focused on technology transactions. [more]


Meredith Clair Meredith Clair is a seasoned real estate and commercial contracts lawyer with a proven track record of implementing practical solutions for clients that affect daily business operations. [more]

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Julien Criard Julien Criard is a solicitor with extensive experience advising on commercial, technology and procurement matters [more]

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Melanie DeFiore Melanie DeFiore is an attorney focused on technology transactions. [more]


Nick Denny Nick Denny is a law clerk focused on technology transactions. [more]


Matthew Eichel Matthew Eichel is an attorney focused on commercial real estate transactions. [more]


Elissa Feit Elissa Feit is a seasoned commercial real estate attorney with extensive knowledge and experience in a wide variety of commercial real estate matters. [more]

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Juny François Juny François is a leading technology and new media lawyer and consultant.  She has served as counsel for Fortune 500 companies including American Express, as well as technology start-ups. [more]

Philip Gilman

Philip Gilman Philip Gilman is a versatile IP, technology, patent and licensing attorney with extensive experience at top NYC law firms and Fortune 500 companies. [more]


Ehteshamul Haque Shamul Haque is an attorney focused on technology transactions. Prior to joining BLG, Shamul was an attorney at Verizon, where he worked on cloud, data center, and managed security services transactions. [more]


Joshua Hochman Joshua Hochman is an attorney focused on privacy and technology transactions. [more]


James Humphrey-Evans James Humphrey-Evans is an established expert in the areas of outsourcing, procurement, technology, e-commerce and governance matters, with a focus on the needs of financial services clients. [more]

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Apprameya Iyengar Apprameya Iyengar advises clients across industries that include financial services, media, health care, and energy. [more]


Matt Johnson Matt Johnson is an accomplished technology, outsourcing, and commercial transactions attorney who is recognized for providing comprehensive strategic, legal, and commercial advice to his clients.  [more]


Jessica Khan Jessica Khan is a solicitor focused on technology, commercial and privacy/data protection matters. [more]


Joshua Kraus Joshua Kraus advises businesses on technology transactions, intellectual property law and transforming business operations in the context of emerging technologies. [more]


James Markowski James Markowski is an attorney with over thirty years of experience practicing technology law. [more]

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Benjamin Ross Benjamin Ross is recognised as a trusted and practical adviser with substantial experience in guiding stakeholders through digital transformation, including complex software implementations, cloud (software and platform as a service) and outsourcing transactions. [more]

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Paul Rothstein Paul Rothstein has extensive experience, both at law firms and in-house on the East and West coasts, in representing small, medium, and large purchasers and sellers of technology products. [more]


Richard Santalesa Rich Santalesa is a recognized data security, privacy and technology transactions attorney who delivers practical, real-world advice to his clients ranging from start-ups to Fortune 100 multi-nationals. [more]

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Carson Sieving Carson Sieving is a transactional attorney focused on corporate and technology transactions. [more]

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Amy Stillman Amy Stillman is a senior commercial real estate attorney with extensive knowledge and experience in a wide range of commercial real estate transactions. [more]

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Louis Trotta Louis Trotta has more than 25 years of experience representing global financial services firms in a wide range of technology, intellectual property, market data, and outsourcing transactions. [more]

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Elizabeth Weir Elizabeth Weir has more than fifteen years of experience in a broad range of commercial, technology and intellectual property law. [more]

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Michael Wong Michael Wong has extensive knowledge and experience advising on and negotiating a wide range of commercial transactions ranging from the procurement of goods and services, business process and technology outsourcing, software licensing and royalty arrangements. [more]


Marc Wyttenbach Marc Wyttenbach is a skilled technology, market data and outsourcing attorney with extensive experience advising hedge funds and financial services firms. [more]