Yanai Z. Siegel
Direct: (646) 862-4310
Email: YSiegel@ShaferPartners.com

Yanai Siegel, Of Counsel to Shafer Partners since 2011, has over 19 years experience as Corporate Counsel and senior management for a regional major home appliance buying, warehousing and distribution cooperative.

Yanai’s experience in business law includes negotiating numerous joint venture and other operational relationship agreements between clients and other regional or national organizations, and negotiating large multi-party transactional contracts. He also advised his clients on corporate governance matters, and managed commercial litigation as needed. His work in commercial real estate law includes purchasing land, construction agreement negotiation, construction financing, serving as owner’s representative during construction and office fit out, and leasing large distribution warehouse facilities in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Yanai also counsels clients on office and retail leases.

Yanai has previously served in a number of business management capacities, and has an extensive background in information technology and software development as well. These skills have enabled him to structure many transactional negotiations for clients on matters of logistics, inventory purchasing and financing, as well as operational disclosure requirements.

Practice Areas:
Business and Contract Law; Commercial and Business Litigation; Commercial Real Estate; Construction Contracts and Liability; Corporate Counsel; Employment Practices Liability; Labor and Employment; Leases and Financing; Secured Transactions; and Inventory Financing

Rutgers School of Law, J.D., 1992
Rutgers University Graduate School of Management, MBA, 1989
Georgetown University, BSBA, 1984

Admitted to the Bar:
1994, New York State Bar
1992, New Jersey State Bar
1992, Pennsylvania State Bar
1992, U.S. District Court of New Jersey

Professional Associations and Memberships:
New Jersey State Bar Association; NJSBA Business Law Section; New York State Bar Association; NYSBA Business Law and Corporate Counsel Sections; Pennsylvania Bar Association

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