Avi J. Sinensky
Avi J. Sinensky is an associate in the Corporate Law Group of Meltzer Lippe.
Avi's practice has focused on representing public company and private equity clients in connection with all employee benefits and executive compensation-related aspects of corporate transactions, reorganizations, financing arrangements and securities offerings, including: negotiation, review and drafting of transaction documents, due diligence, and issues arising under the Internal Revenue Code.
Additionally, Avi has significant experience in advising clients with respect to their employee benefit pension and welfare plans, including: defined benefit plans, defined contribution plans, 401(k) plans, and health and welfare plans.
Avi joined Meltzer Lippe with prior experience in the Manhattan offices of large, international law firms, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP and Willkie, Farr & Gallagher LLP.
He received his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and his B.A., magna cum laude, from Yeshiva University. He is currently a candidate in the Masters of Laws program (Taxation) at the New York University School of Law.
He is the author of "Not That There is Anything Wrong With That: The Practical and Legal Implications of a Homosexual Professional Athlete," published in the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business and Employment Law.
Avi is admitted to the New York State Bar, is a member of the New York City Bar Association, and the UJA-Federation of New York's Lawyers Division.
An active member of his community, Avi contributes to The Huffington Post and is a member of the AIPAC Manhattan Club.
Avi resides in Riverdale with his wife, Rachel, and new born, Anne.