The Dyson Law Firm

Firm Overview

Main Office
Main Office
244 Fifth Avenue, Suite C-108
New York  NY  10001
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  • (855) 673-9766
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We are a full service, results oriented law firm, headquartered in NYC, committed to helping you find practical and effective solutions for your business and practice.
CIVIL RIGHTS, HARASSMENT & INNOCENCE EXONERATIONS

If you have been unfairly mistreated, or abused you deserve to have your human dignity respected and to demand accountability. We will work vigorously to prosecute civil rights violations, racial discrimination and excessive use of force claims. We will review your case for grounds of wrongful conviction.

BUSINESS, COPYRIGHTS & TRADEMARKS

We can help with business formation, governance matters, strategic planning and due diligence, acquisitions and transactional agreements. We will also ensure your intellectual property rights are preserved and protected with vigilance and skill.

FRAUD, CONSUMER PROTECTION

If you have been the victim of gross misrepresentation, overcharges and deceptive business practices, then you need powerful advocacy in your corner. We will fight to make sure you get all that is entitled to you and to punish wrongdoers to stop them from doing deceptive business as usual.

PERSONAL INJURY, WRONGFUL TERMINATION, DEFAMATION, PRODUCTS LIABILITY

If you have been injured in an accident, wrongfully terminated, harmed by a faulty product, or had your reputation defamed, then you need to aggressively protect and pursue your right to compensation. Call us today and let us fight for you before your claim expires.

EDUCATION & DISABILITY

If your child is not getting the full provisions of your IEP or is being treated unfairly, call us today. A better today is possible. We will work to make sure your child gets the best outcome possible.

FAMILY LAW & DISPUTE RESOLUTION

We will work to find common ground, develop workable solutions and see your top priorities are met for just a fraction of the costs of a court case and without all the bitter acrimony that comes with it. We can bring peaceful, common sense resolution so you can get back to living your life.

WILLS, TRUSTS & ESTATES

We will work to make sure your estate is protected from probate court and contested suits so that your final wishes are honored to bring you and your loved ones peace of mind. We will work with you to develop a comprehensive estate planning solution that allows your legacy and loved ones to be cared for.

REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS

We can assist with commercial and residential real estate transactions, including drafting and negotiating subordination, non-disturbance and attornment agreements, leases, purchase agreements, foreclosures, closings, and real estate investments.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

We seek to empower clients with the business and personal solutions they need to succeed. We can assist with:

- Business Development, Strategic Planning, & Acquisitions
- Dental & Medical Practice Risk
Management & Acquisitions
- Contract Review & Drafting
- Corporate Formation & Governance
- Civil Rights & Harassment
- Personal Injury
- Employment Planning & Wrongful Terminations
- Education & Disability Rights
- Dispute Resolution
- Consumer Fraud
- Wills, Revocable & Irrevocable Trusts
- Real Estate Transactions
- Copyrights & Trademarks
- Publicity Rights & Licensing
- Defamation & Wrongful Business Interference
- Criminal Innocence Exonerations
- Products Liability
- Family Law Matters

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others

Columbia Law School, Harlan Fiske Stone Honors, J.D.
Columbia University, Dean's List, BA
Teachers College, Columbia University, Fellow.

The firm was founded nearly twenty years ago by Maurice R. Dyson who has had extensive experience representing major institutions and clients. He has:

Represented the nation's largest online company with 20 million internet access subscribers in the nation's largest U.S. merger with the world's largest media and entertainment conglomerate. This transaction was valued at approximately US $166 billion and was structured to facilitate the newly merged company in providing an incomparable portfolio of global brands. These brands encompassed the full spectrum of media and content, from Internet to broadcast and cable television.
Conducted litigation research for victorious landmark trial decision CFE v. State of New York which was upheld by the New York state's highest court, the Court of Appeals to provide fair funding to low income schools in NYC.
Drafted various agreements involving recapitalizations, stock and asset purchases, IPOs, private placements and high-yield debt issuances as well as incorporating documents and board resolutions.
Conducted due diligence of a diversified portfolio of institutional investors in connection with LBOs and strategic mergers.
Represented leverage buyout firm in potential bid to purchase transportation pre-pass line and related service businesses. The value of the transaction was approximately US $1.3 billion. Conducted due diligence review, assisted in drafting Stock Purchase Agreement and Management Agreement.
Represented leverage buyout firm in potential bid to purchase designer apparel company for US $900 million. Conducted due diligence of apparel company, subsidiaries and international affiliates; assisted in drafting executive summary and the Stock Purchase Agreement.
Represented major telecommunications company in a publicly announced acquisition of a 33.8 percent stake in a leading wireless communications provider with approximately 466,000 subscribers in Eastern and Atlantic regions of Colombia. The estimated value of the acquisition was US $295 million. This transaction allowed the premier U.S. telecommunications company to extend its overall wireless coverage in Latin America to eleven countries representing a total of approximately 202 million POPs. Assisted with the drafting of the Asset Purchase Agreement, Registration Rights Agreement, Promissory Note and Option Agreement.
Represented clients in disability discrimination, racial discrimination and employment discrimination cases with success.
Mr. Dyson is a certified member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States of America, the New York State Supreme Court and the New York Court of Appeals.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

We endeavor to provide you with effective, timely, compassionate, affordable representation that makes sense for you, your business, your family and your future. We work to reach resolutions that respect your financial, legal and personal needs by making our costs accessible and competitive. We understand what it takes to stand up for your rights. Our team demands excellence from themselves, and work tenaciously to further your interests. Our goal is to protect everyone you love and everything you've earned. We provide the most effective, efficient, and client-centric planning strategies to avoid the financially devastating consequences of a long term illness, a lawsuit, a divorce, an accident or any of life's daunting surprises and challenges.

We will work vigorously to advance and secure your interest by drawing on our vast expertise and experience to reach the best possible outcome. Rest assured, that we will work aggressively to secure the compensation you need and deserve. We are not just your legal counsel, we are your strategic partner in your business, your advocate in court, and your counselor in securing your priorities and goals in dispute resolution. You have gone through enough and we will work to bring you sound peace of mind in knowing you have passionate and zealous counsel that will stand by you, always in your corner, every step of the way.

We pride ourselves on keeping an open line of communication with you as our client. We know you have questions and concerns. We represent the gold standard in legal representation because we know the best way to represent you is to keep open dialogue without the worry of being billed for calls. In short, we are here for you. We can also provide you with more limited scope of representation on smaller discrete components of a matter in order to keep costs down as well. Many prefer the flexibility of our arrangements and there is no one size fits all approach. Our solutions are customered tailored to you.

Maurice Dyson

The firm was founded nearly twenty years ago by Maurice R. Dyson who has had extensive experience representing major institutions and clients. He has:

Represented the nation's largest online company with 20 million internet access subscribers in the nation's largest U.S. merger with the world's largest media and entertainment conglomerate. This transaction was valued at approximately US $166 billion and was structured to facilitate the newly merged company in providing an incomparable portfolio of global brands. These brands encompassed the full spectrum of media and content, from Internet to broadcast and cable television.
Conducted litigation research for victorious landmark trial decision CFE v. State of New York which was upheld by the New York state's highest court, the Court of Appeals to provide fair funding to low income schools in NYC.
Drafted various agreements involving recapitalizations, stock and asset purchases, IPOs, private placements and high-yield debt issuances as well as incorporating documents and board resolutions.
Conducted due diligence of a diversified portfolio of institutional investors in connection with LBOs and strategic mergers.
Represented leverage buyout firm in potential bid to purchase transportation pre-pass line and related service businesses. The value of the transaction was approximately US $1.3 billion. Conducted due diligence review, assisted in drafting Stock Purchase Agreement and Management Agreement.
Represented leverage buyout firm in potential bid to purchase designer apparel company for US $900 million. Conducted due diligence of apparel company, subsidiaries and international affiliates; assisted in drafting executive summary and the Stock Purchase Agreement.
Represented major telecommunications company in a publicly announced acquisition of a 33.8 percent stake in a leading wireless communications provider with approximately 466,000 subscribers in Eastern and Atlantic regions of Colombia. The estimated value of the acquisition was US $295 million. This transaction allowed the premier U.S. telecommunications company to extend its overall wireless coverage in Latin America to eleven countries representing a total of approximately 202 million POPs. Assisted with the drafting of the Asset Purchase Agreement, Registration Rights Agreement, Promissory Note and Option Agreement.
Represented clients in disability discrimination, racial discrimination and employment discrimination cases with success.
Mr. Dyson is a certified member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States of America, the New York State Supreme Court and the New York Court of Appeals.
License
  • Bar Number: 3026605
    New York , 2000
Education
  • Columbia Law School
    J.D. , 1999
    Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • Columbia College, Columbia University
    B.A. , 1995
    Kluge King's Crown Fellow; Roothbert Fellow; Dean's List

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