Attorneys Profiles

Lydia Ferrarese

Position: Member

Address: Herzfeld & Rubin, P.C.
125 Broad Street, New York, NY, 10004

Phone: (212) 471-8543

Fax: (212) 344-3333



Lydia Ferrarese represents domestic and foreign companies in business litigation matters and corporate and commercial transactions.

Ms. Ferrarese represents corporate clients in a wide range of litigation matters, including international commercial disputes and shareholders litigation. Ms. Ferrarese has represented institutional investors in securities litigation cases involving complex international securities fraud (violations of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934) including In re Parmalat Securities Litigation, and represented investors in a complex commercial litigation arising out of fraud and negligence associated with the winding-down of hedge funds. Ms. Ferrarese has extensive experience in conducting discovery, including discovery involving international parties and related issues of compliance with the Hague Conventions (Convention of 15 November 1965 on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extrajudicial Documents in Civil or Commercial Matters and Convention of 18 March 1970 on the Taking of Evidence Abroad in Civil and Commercial Matters) and E.U. directives.

Ms. Ferrarese also advises corporate clients in connection with their business ventures, advising them in a broad range of matters such as corporate structuring, shareholder and operating agreements, and other agreements including distribution, employment, licensing, non-compete, co-production, publishing, and processing agreements.

Prior to joining Herzfeld & Rubin, Ms. Ferrarese worked as a corporate lawyer specializing in Mergers and Acquisitions and as a business litigation attorney focusing on securities litigation and commercial litigation.

Ms. Ferrarese received her law degree from the University of Bologna. She also earned a LL.M. degree in Corporate, Banking and Finance Law from Fordham University School of Law in New York.

Ms. Ferrarese is admitted to practice law in the State of New York and works in the English and Italian languages.

Ms. Ferrarese has been cited in New York Super Lawyers (2013-2014 Rising Star) for business litigation.

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