Corporate

At ROZARIO, we understand that each of our clients possess a unique and diverse set of business corporate needs and requirements. Our goal is to assist our clients with properly navigating the complex issues involved in the formation, governance, compliance and financing of their business. We draft and negotiate all forms of contracts including buy-sell agreements, operating agreements, shareholder’s agreements and joint venture agreements. We provide services to financial institutions, start-ups, small to medium sized businesses, corporations, non-profit organizations and individuals.

Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring
At ROZARIO, we work closely with our clients while they explore available business restructuring options. At times, it may be in our client’s best interest to restructure, sell various assets, seek further investment, wind-down or pursue a combination of remedies. We recognize that each client’s matter is unique. Ultimately, our goal is to help our clients implement a restructuring strategy that works best for their business. ROZARIO provides representation to individuals and businesses seeking to reorganize or liquidate a partnership or corporation under current Federal Bankruptcy laws. We work with non-institutional creditors seeking to secure their rights in the debtor’s property. We focus our legal representation for individuals and businesses seeking to liquidate business assets under Chapter 7 of the Bankruptcy Code or seeking to reorganize and liquidate their businesses under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. We recognize that the restructuring of a business or the filing of a bankruptcy petition involves a wide array of issues that include finance, tax, real estate and litigation. We believe aggressive advocacy, detailed analysis of every issue and the proactive delivery of legal services best serve our clients’ business interests.

Commercial Transaction
ROZARIO represents individuals and entities seeking to purchase or sell franchises, closely held businesses and equipment. We work with clients at all stages of commercial transactions. We negotiate and draft all forms of commercial agreements including sale and distribution agreements, licensing agreements and manufacturing agreements. We assist our clients with the leasing of personal or real property.

Business Immigration
ROZARIO works with clients in all areas of business-related immigration law. We work with companies seeking to hire and transfer foreign nationals to the United States. We work with individuals seeking to make substantial investments in the United States. We work with people who represent the best in their respective professions. We represent clients seeking to obtain permanent and temporary visas and work authorizations. We provide representation to clients seeking advice and consultation regarding H-1B, H-2B, EB-5, LCA, electronic forms I-9s and workplace enforcement audits.

Achievements

ROZARIO was at the forefront of advising not-for-profit organizations on tax exemption matters and business development.

ROZARIO wins Article 78 Proceeding on behalf of active member of Not-for-Profit Corporation to inspect corporate books and records of said corporate on allegations of accounting fraud and errors.

ROZARIO represented a contract vendee and creditor in possession of real property in a Chapter 11 Bankruptcy proceeding Through various strategies, we were successful in acquiring the right to have our client purchase the real property at a discounted price, with various beneficial concessions.

ROZARIO represented a transferee party in a Chapter 11 Bankruptcy proceeding based in Southern District of Florida, Miami Division and successfully negotiates a favorable settlement on behalf of our client to avoid a lengthy and costly bankruptcy action.

Practice Areas

From Startups to starting over, our team members are well versed in various practice areas.

Corporate

At ROZARIO, we understand that each of our clients possess a unique and diverse set of business needs and requirements. Our goal is to assist our clients with properly navigating the complex issues involved in the formation, governance, compliance and financing of their business.

Real Estate

ROZARIO has earned a reputation as an innovative leader in organizing and closing real estate transactions. The firm, led by Rovin R. Rozario, has completed more than $150,000,000 in New York City-based residential and commercial real estate deals on behalf of the firm’s clients.

Litigation

ROZARIO built its firm on the zealous advocacy and representation of clients in the courtroom. Our team of experienced trial attorneys, coupled with our skilled investigators, support staff and advanced technological resources, gives us the proper tools to select cases from inception to jury verdicts.

Startup Businesses

We understand what it takes to turn a simple idea into a real functioning business. We work with all types of startups in various industries to help facilitate that growth.

Labor And Employment

ROZARIO provides legal services to businesses and employers on a variety of labor and employment-based issues. Our attorneys are experienced in handling wage and hour disputes, federal and state compliance, unemployment insurance and workers’ compensation matters. Rozario also represents employees on various labor and employment matters, including wrongful termination, grievances, wage and hour disputes and workers’ compensation.

Cross-Border Transactions

With the diversity and expansion of many of our clients into global markets, we are often called upon to advise our clients on business sales and acquisitions, commodity purchases, and sales, import and export regulations and real estate acquisitions and sales.