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ISAIAH D. COOPER is the founder and principal of Cooper Law LLC. He has experience representing businesses, entrepreneurs, and C-level executives with respect to buying and selling companies or assets, mergers, acquisitions, equity and debt financing transactions (private placement fundraising and borrowing transactions); forming and structuring corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships and joint ventures (both for profit and not for profit); short-term bridge loans; and the engagement or termination of executives. Mr. Cooper has represented clients that produce and distribute software, medical technologies, educational technologies, films (including feature films and documentaries), TV programming, music, professional services (attorneys, architects, doctors, psychologists, etc.), as well as banks (and other lenders), venture capital funds, and angel investors. He earned his B.F.A. degree, summa cum laude, from the State University of New York at Buffalo; a Master of Music degree from Youngstown State University; and his J.D. degree from New York University. Mr. Cooper is the chair of the Small Business Council of the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce (GNHCC); a past chair of the GNHCC's Tuesday Morning Leads Group; has been a member of the Connecticut Technology Council; and was a co-founder, director and president of the Fairchester Business Resource from 2007 until the end of 2013. Mr. Cooper is admitted to the bar in New York and Connecticut.
MICHAEL JACK KACZYNSKI is of counsel to the Guilford law firm of Lafferty & Martin LLC. At Lafferty & Martin, he assists businesses of all sizes with a wide range of legal matters, including contract drafting and negotiation, risk management, business mediation, compliance, civil litigation, and more. He is also a practitioner-in-residence at the University of New Haven, and serves as a special education mediator for the Connecticut Department of Education. He is a member of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, the Connecticut and New Haven County bar associations. Mr. Kaczynski earned his B.S. and B.A. degrees, magna cum laude, at the University of New Haven and his J.D. degree with a certificate in law and public policy, with honors, at the University of Connecticut School of Law.
KAREN M. RIGGIO is the managing attorney at The Law Offices of Karen Riggio, LLC. Since 1983, Ms. Riggio has helped thousands of independent contractors and small business owners improve their collections, increase their bottom line, and run a healthier business. She concentrates her practice in the areas of business and commercial law, and provides experienced legal counsel in the areas of debt collection, dispute resolution, contracts, as well as real estate. Ms. Riggio is licensed to practice in both Connecticut and New York. She earned her B.A. degree, summa cum laude, from Upsala College; her LL.M. degree from New York University; and her J.D. degree from the Dickinson School of Law.