Warren Friss is a top-notch lawyer and partner with Ingram Yuzek Gainen Carroll & Bertolotti, LLP (Ingram), one of the top-ranked law firms in New York. The firm can boast of attorneys who who are considered by their peers to be one of the best of the best. Yet his high level of skill makes Warren Friss stand out. That is because, over his quarter-century career, he has provided his clients with legal services that feature a unique business-minded approach, he is able to use the skills he has developed over his 25-year career to get the best results for every one of them.
As the leader of Ingram’s corporate practice, Warren Friss represents companies and other organizations in both the private and public sectors. He also represents non-profit organizations, entrepreneurs and start-ups, as well as investors and senior executives. He is able to provide the best possible legal counsel in virtually every area of corporate law. He has dealt with the negotiation of contracts, business formation and regulatory compliance, mergers and acquisitions, private placements, joint ventures and strategic alliances. Warren’s specialty is his ability to work with sports leagues, players’ associations and consumer product companies when it comes to licensing, sponsorships and promotions, personality rights and intellectual property matters.
This prowess with sports may come from the fact that Warren Friss spent a lot of time serving as the general counsel for The Topps Company, which is one of the most prominent sports cards and memorabilia companies in the world. While there, he oversaw virtually every aspect of that company’s legal and compliance functions. However, he also was an integral part of Topps many contract negotiations, its financial transactions, intellectual property, Human Resources, and employment law matters.