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 the Chief Operating Officer and the co-founder of Bortstein Legal Group. [more]


Curtis Carmack Curt Carmack is a senior attorney with extensive experience in technology products and services, complex financial transactions, IP, outsourcing, dispute resolution, and licensing. [more]


Darya Cheban-Katz Darya Cheban-Katz is an attorney focused on technology and commercial real estate 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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Melanie DeFiore Melanie DeFiore is an attorney 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]

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]


Lisa Hertzberg Lisa Hertzberg is an experienced technology, outsourcing and commercial transactions attorney. [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]


Ashley Inklaar Ashley Inklaar is an attorney focused on technology transactions. [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]

Liz Kelly

Elizabeth Kelley Liz Kelley is a leading attorney in the technology and outsourcing area, with over 18 years of experience as in-house and outside counsel and has also served as a senior IT executive. [more]


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


Amy Kwalwasser Amy Kwalwasser is a corporate attorney with substantial experience in legal and compliance matters. She focuses on vendor contracts, compliance reviews, and extensive data review projects. [more]


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

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Andrew Por Andrew Por is an attorney focusing on technology and commercial transactions. [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]

Paul Rothstein

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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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]

Larry Thomas

Larry Thomas Larry Thomas is a veteran technology lawyer with years of experience... [more]


Michael Tse Michael Tse is an attorney focusing on technology 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]


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