Providing full-service legal assistance to social enterprises and small businesses in NYC
Sam Gray (J.D., Cardozo School of Law (2013), New York Bar) is a Managing Partner of Liszka & Gray, LLC (New York, NY), where he represents clients in a wide range of business transactions and commercial litigation. Of particular note, he has served as ongoing counsel to an established real estate group in New York City. In support of this project, he has negotiated and closed on numerous residential real estate sales and a $6 million commercial refinancing while managing regulatory filings and compliance with the NY Attorney General’s Office.
Additionally, Sam has represented and consulted with various co-working ventures, tech and creative entrepreneurs, cooperative businesses, non-profits, and a martial arts studio on matters as diverse as business formation, workplace democratization, drafting bylaws and operating agreements, commercial lease negotiation, IP licensing, SaaS agreements, and obtaining visas for creative professionals.
Sam is committed to supporting sustainable and socially responsible businesses in and around New York City. He is an elected member of the County Committee for the Brooklyn Democratic Party and has served as a founding member of the Board of the New York City Real Estate Investment Cooperative. Sam spends his free time in the mountains and beaches outside the city, or practicing Brizillian Jiu Justu. And before each work day he tries to write and practice his drum rudiments.