Attorney Neil Siskind
Over 22 years of business law and debt negotiation experience
NEIL S. SISKIND, ESQ.
-President, The Siskind Law Firm
-Founder & Chairman, The Fatherhood Assignment™
-Conservator, The Neil S. Siskind Nature Preserve
-Founder, National Fatherhood Day™
-Founder, Caring is Free®, Free Global Charity Promotions
-Counsel to The Siskind Group, LLC, New York, New York
-Counsel to JRT Apparel, LLC, New York, New York
Neil Siskind focuses his practice on business operations, debt restructuring, and product-related matters. Neil Siskind has been an attorney for over 20 years, handling business transactions, real estate transactions, debt management and collections, and product related transactions. Neil Siskind acted as In-House Counsel and now outside counsel to a major manufacturing organization for which he handles in-licensing and out-licensing of brands and trademarks. Neil Siskind has consulted to professional athletes and nonprofit organizations, and is a person to trust for an honest evaluation of brand value. Neil Siskind handles all transaction-related financing, deal structuring, and office leasing aspects of businesses and transactions.
Along with counseling businesses and investors, Neil works with companies in a variety of industries to structure, re-structure, strategize and operate their businesses in the most efficient and profitable manners. Neil has advised businesses on corporate structure, operational structure, employment structure, office operations, shipping policies, accounts payable and receivable, contracts, loans and debts, partnership issues and agreements, business licenses, and administrative structure.
Neil Siskind, in his law practice and as part of a community-based, reduced-fee legal clinic, has helped individuals and businesses to manage, handle, negotiate, collect, and settle debts of all kinds that have been accumulated in the coarse and challenges of daily life.
Email us today at to learn about our flat and contingent $250.00 fee "debt help service" for New Yorkers and our commercial collection services for New York businesses.
Neil Siskind - Curriculum Vitae
THE SISKIND LAW FIRM New York, NY
President January 1, 2011-Present
Debt Solutions, Debt Collections, Business Law, Trademark Licensing, Product Distribution, Business Turnarounds
Handle debt negotiations and solutions for individuals and businesses; help businesses restructure contracts and obligations; handle debt collections for businesses; handle the negotiation and drafting of Intellectual Property/trademark licensing and product distribution agreements, sponsorship agreements and LLC operating agreements; prepare manufacturers agency agreements, licensing agency agreements, consulting agreements and independent contractor agreements; draft and negotiate general operations contracts and provide counsel on business risks and general operations; advise businesses on business expansion and expense control; draft and negotiate office leases and retail store leases.
Counsel to The Siskind Group, LLC, New York, New York
Counsel to Project Soulmate, LLC, New York, New York
Counsel to Apparel Ventures JRT, LLC, New York, New York
THE SISKIND GROUP, LLC New York, NY/Boca Raton, FL
In-House Counsel January, 2000- November, 2010
Handled all in-house corporate matters related to manufacturing, licensing and distribution of apparel, accessories and home goods for multiple brand names including drafting and negotiating license and distribution agreements, providing risk analyses, market analyses and brand assessments; managed on-going operational matters, handled employment agreements, vendor agreements, sales agency agreements, confidentiality agreements, consulting agreements and LLC operating agreements; managed license and brand compliance policies and oversight; drafted and negotiated general commercial contracts; drafted and negotiated office and warehouse leases; formed and advised on subsidiary businesses; managed litigation with outside counsel; reviewed and negotiated loan documents and terms; acquired and sold trademarks; advised on licensing and distribution issues and operations challenges.
HERRICK, FEINSTEIN, LLP New York, NY
Law Associate July, 1998-December, 1999
Handled commercial real estate transactions including acquisitions and sales of apartment buildings, office buildings and retail centers; drafted and negotiated office leases and handled related SNDA’s and sublease agreements; handled all transactions-related title and tax matters including 1031 tax-deferred exchanges; represented banks and private lenders including drafting of all related loan documents; formed investment vehicles; negotiated partnership and operating agreements between investors.
GOLDBERG, WEPRIN, & USTIN, LLP New York, NY
Law Associate June, 1997-June, 1998
Engaged in all aspects of business and commercial real estate transactions including acquisitions of apartment and office buildings and shopping centers; negotiated and prepared office leases; represented banks in loan transactions; prepared partnership and operating agreements for investors; handled all transaction-related tax and title matters.
Neil Siskind’s Government Work:
-Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office, Boston, MA, 1994, Intern
-Office of Senator Christopher J. Dodd, Newington, CT, 1992, Intern
-Hartford County Department of Probation, Hartford, CT, 1991, Intern
Neil Siskind’s Community Assistance:
Established and operated a temporary legal clinic offering inexpensive legal services to struggling Long Islanders during the recession to help clients resolve debt, plan estate matters, organize finances, start small businesses and obtain governmental assistance such as Medicaid.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, My Fundraiser- Help Neil Siskind help children with cancer to be more comfortable: http://mskcc.convio.net/site/TR?px=3182108&fr_id=2632&pg=personal
DonorsChoose.org- Donate to one of my needy public classrooms: https://www.donorschoose.org/NeilSiskindGiving/?id=20532208&active=true
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Neil Siskind is the Conservator of The Neil S. Siskind Nature Preserve (pictured below)