New York, NY (PRWEB) January 24, 2012
Creizman LLC is pleased to announce that Caroline Johnston Polisi has joined the firm as an associate attorney. Ms. Polisi will focus on representing clients in criminal investigations and cases relating to financial and business crimes, as well as clients in regulatory investigations and enforcement actions by the SEC and FINRA..
Ms. Polisi formerly practiced at the New York City offices of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison. Prior to joining Paul, Weiss, She graduated Columbia Law School in 2008, earning the distinction of Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. She also is a graduate of Yale University, cum laude, with departmental honors in English.
"Caroline's experience in representing the most sophisticated corporate clients in mergers and acquisitions, securities and financing offerings, and asset purchase transactions while an associate at Paul, Weiss will be a tremendous asset to the firm in its representation of individuals in white collar criminal matters and in securities and financial regulatory investigations," said Princpal Attorney Eric Creizman.
"Caroline is exactly the type of attorney we want. She is a highly-credentialed lawyer with expertise consistent with the firm's strengths and a shared commitment to deliver the highest quality legal work to our clients in a cost-effective manner," Mr. Creizman said.
"I am delighted to join Creizman LLC," said Ms. Polisi. "The firm is handling cutting-edge, sophisticated matters in the areas of white collar criminal defense, federal criminal defense, and securities enforcement. I am thrilled to be part of an up-and-coming firm that exhibits a deep commitment to excellent work product and client service."
Also joining Creizman LLC as a Law Clerk is Shalaka Patil, an experienced attorney licensed to practice in India. In May 2011, Ms. Patil earned a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree from Harvard Law School. She has passed the New York Bar Examination and is awaiting admission.
"We are thrilled to have Ms. Patil on board to help Creizman LLC provide full service legal advice to our clients," Mr. Creizman said.
Creizman LLC is a boutique litigation firm with offices in New York, New York, and White Plains, New York. The firm focuses on the areas of white collar and federal criminal defense, securities regulatory enforcement, anti-money laundering and Bank Secrecy Act investigations, and complex commercial litigation.
For more information, please call Creizman LLC at (212) 972-0200.