WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA (January 10, 2013) – Legal & Compliance, LLC is pleased to announce that Lazarus Rothstein, Esq. has recently joined the firm as Of Counsel to bring additional depth to its corporate and securities law practice. Mr. Rothstein has been a legal and business executive for a wide variety of public and private companies based in South Florida with worldwide operations.
Mr. Rothstein has held senior legal positions at CD International Enterprises, a company that produces pure magnesium in China and provides business and financial corporate consulting services; Elizabeth Arden, a global prestige fragrance and beauty products company with operations in over 17 countries; Sports Authority, the nation’s largest full-line sporting goods retailer, operating over 385 stores throughout the United States; Daleen Technologies, a billing and customer care software provider; and Let’s Talk Cellular & Wireless, a specialty retailer of wireless communication products and services that operated over 270 stores in the United States. In his role as a corporate lawyer, Mr. Rothstein has been responsible for Securities and Exchange Commission compliance and reporting, a variety of public debt and equity offerings and mergers and acquisitions. In addition, Mr. Rothstein has supported major business units of companies and clients in negotiating customer and product supply agreements, license, distribution, marketing, logistics and information technology agreements as well as expansion into the Pacific Rim market.
Mr. Rothstein received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Florida State University and his Juris Doctor degree from Nova Southeastern University Law School, and has received an AV rating from Martindale-Hubble, the highest level of professional excellence.
Laura Anthony, Esq., the founding member of Legal & Compliance, LLC comments, “I am excited to have ‘Laz’ join our team as we see an acceleration in our practice as economic confidence builds in 2013 among our clients. Bringing Laz on board enables us to meet the continuing growth needs of our clients and our firm.”
Legal & Compliance, LLC is a multifaceted corporate and securities law firm assisting clients in all aspects of commerce, including reverse mergers, registered public offerings, compliance with the over-the-counter market trading platforms such as OTCQB, compliance with FINRA and DTC, forming limited partnerships and partnership agreements, forming limited liability companies and operating agreements, strategic planning in response to unique management and ownership issues, and broad-scope legal services.