There is little doubt Warren Friss is highly regarded and sought-after as a corporate attorney. A lot of his reputation is based on his expertise in the sports legal arena, because he spent years as the general counsel for The Topps Company, which is just about the most important and prestigious sports cards and memorabilia companies in the entire world. At Topps, Warren oversaw virtually every aspect of their legal and compliance functions, and that experience has served him well in subsequent years. He also served as an executive with the company for a while.
Warren Friss provides the clearest legal advice and counsel to every client he has. That advice encompasses every aspect of business and every stage of the life-cycle of that business, regardless of whether they are a start-up just beginning their existence, or they are an established company capable of boasting of decades of success. Warren Friss has cultivated a legal specialty that has turned him into someone with a difference.
With clients all over the United States and the world, Warren Friss knows how to deal with legal issues in the area of sports, especially professional sports. He has worked closely with sports leagues, players’ associations and the like and he has developed a strong proficiency for that area, but he has also dealt with a great many consumer product companies, so he knows exactly how to get the best licensing deals, as well as promotional and sponsorship deals. He has also shown a remarkable aptitude for dealing with matters related to intellectual property and personality rights issues in a way that brings all his clients the greatest benefit.
These days, Warren Friss heads the corporate practice area for top-rated New York City law firm Ingram Yuzek Gainen Carroll & Bertolotti, LLP (Ingram). There, Mr. Friss represents all sorts of companies and other organizations in the private and public sectors, including non-profit organizations, entrepreneurs, start-ups, investors and senior executives. Much of his considerable knowledge and expertise came from his time as a legal counsel and executive for the Topps Company, easily the largest sports memorabilia company in the world. That is one reason Warren Friss is so estimable as an attorney for sports-related companies and athletes.
While he served as Topps Company’s legal counsel, Warren Friss oversaw virtually every aspect of that company's legal and compliance functions, including contract negotiations, financial transactions, intellectual property, and employment law matters, and it is perhaps that deep level of varied experience that provides Warren Friss with the knowledge and skill to guide client businesses, executives and individuals to the best possible outcome in every legal matter. He is able to get the best outcome in the most cost-efficient manner possible.
That is why clients trust Warren Friss to provide them with the best counsel available. Overall, Mr. Friss has proven himself uniquely capable of providing the best possible legal counsel in virtually every area of corporate law. At Topps, he even became an executive with the Topps Internet and Sports & Entertainment Division, where he was responsible for all business functions, not just legal matters. Over the course of a career that has topped more than a quarter-century, Warren Friss has dealt with virtually everything having to do with corporate law at one time or another.
These days, business attorney Warren Friss practices his craft as a partner with Ingram Yuzek Gainen Carroll & Bertolotti, LLP, known better as Ingram. Ingram is considered by many to be among the most important business law firms in New York City and elsewhere. The attorneys at Ingram include many who are considered among the best in New York, and yet, even with so much high-caliber talent surrounding him, Warren Friss still tends to stand out. That may be due to the fact that he has always provided clients with legal services featuring a unique business-minded approach. Using this approach, he is able to get the best results for every one, based on their needs, not his.
In addition to his impressive skill as an attorney, Warren Friss also has shown himself to be a prolific speaker for years, giving lectures about the law to many media groups, including such heavyweights as entrepreneur.com and The Wall Street Journal among many others. As an acknowledged leader with Ingram, Warren represents companies and other organizations in both the private and public sectors. Many of them are non-profit organizations, as well as entrepreneurs and start-ups. He also has a high level of skill representing investors and senior executives for companies large and small.
If one is looking for elite attorney Warren Friss these days, they will find him leading a team as managing partner for the corporate practice at Ingram, an elite law firm in Ne York City, whose official name is Ingram Yuzek Gainen Carroll & Bertolotti, LLP. In an elite law firm full of elite lawyers, Warren stands out one of the best, and it should surprise no one. For many years, he served as the general counsel to a humongous publicly traded company for a quite some time and even became an executive with them for a long time.
It is that wide and varied experience that gives Warren Friss the high level of skill needed to guide client businesses and their executives in a way that gets the best possible outcome in every legal matter. He does this by providing Ingram corporate clients with legal services that feature a unique business-minded approach. For many years, clients have trusted Warren Friss because of his high level of talent and experience in virtually every area of corporate law. From the negotiation of contracts to assisting with regulatory compliance and assisting with many types of complex financial transactions like mergers and acquisitions, private placements, joint ventures and strategic alliances, Warren Friss stands out.
Attorney Warren Friss has a relatively unusual legal specialty, in which he works largely in the area of sports. The impetus for such a specialty probably comes from Warren’s time serving as the general counsel for The Topps Company, which is one of the most prominent sports cards and memorabilia companies in the world. Warren Friss also was an integral part of Topps’ many contract negotiations, as well as many of its financial transactions and intellectual property matters. However, he also had a hand in dealing with Human Resources, and employment law matters.
The fact is, Warren Friss is uniquely capable of providing the best possible legal counsel in virtually every area of corporate law. While he was at Topps, he became an executive with the company for a time. Serving as head of the Topps Internet and Sports & Entertainment Division, where he was responsible for all business functions, not just the legal matters.
Currently, Warren Friss is a top-notch lawyer and partner with Ingram Yuzek Gainen Carroll & Bertolotti, LLP (Ingram), one of the top-ranked law firms in New York. The firm features a collection of attorneys, many of whom are considered by their peers to be among the best of the best. Yet, despite the high level of talent around him, Warren Friss still stands out. That is because, over his quarter-century career, he has provided his clients with legal services that feature a unique business-minded approach, he is able to use the skills he has developed over his 25-year career to get the best results for every one of them. Warren has also been a prolific speaker for years, giving lectures about the law to many media groups, such as the Wall Street Journal and Entrepreneur.com, among many others.