One referral is what kick started Jeremy Goldstein’s career as an attorney. Based in New York City, the businessman and entrepreneur worked tirelessly to create a career build on solid relationships, hard work, attention to detail, and a history of winning. Mr. Goldstein has raised to the occasion and made the city of New York a believer in his skill, ability, knowledge, and experience as a professional.
Jeremy Goldstein claims that his success started with his unique approach to the legal industry. His perspective certainly has made him a leader in the field and has caught the eye of many industry leaders. The most satisfying time in his career did not come from being an attorney, but in the charity work Jeremy does with one non-profit organization in particular. Fountain House is a charity that works to help men and women suffering from mental illness get the help they need to live happier and more productive lives. Mr. Goldstein has been the director for the non-profit organization since January of 2008.
This world is full of respected and accomplished lawyers, so making yourself stand out is very important. There is one book in particular stands out to Jeremy as a good teacher of capturing a person’s attention and staying there. “Made to Stick” is a book written by Chip and Dan Health. Mr. Goldstein says most people can deliver their ideas to people, but not all of them stick. This incredible book explains how to take your ideas and paint a picture in someone’s mind, so they stick longer. The New York lawyer recommends this good read to other entrepreneurs and business people.
In 2014, Jeremy founded Jeremy L. Goldstein & Associates LLC. in New York City. Upon opening his private law firm, Mr. Goldstein has achieved a massive amount of success. This comes from spending a lot of time getting to know each of his clients cases well. He may take on less clients at any time, because he is working on big acquisitions for huge corporations. The accomplished lawyer also works on executive compensation issues, governance issues, CEO’s, and so much more. Mr. Goldstein sees a growing trend of how companies are changing as it pertains to worker cooperatives. These issues are never really simple to deal with, so Jeremy is really excited to use his unique skill set to help these companies.
One way Mr. Goldstein brings in new clients is with his sparkling track record. He actively works on having positive public relations. When it comes to hiring new employees for his law firm, Jeremy is really involved in the process. He chooses the best candidates by several factors. If they have a lot of skill, have a good track record, and are great with clients, they are a great choice.
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Jeremy Goldstein is a respected lawyer whose prowess is recognized throughout the United States. He is a partner at Jeremy L. Goldstein & Associates. Theirs is a private law firm that is dedicated to advising management teams, CEOs as well as compensation committees on matters relating to compensation and corporate governance.
To add to his accolades, Jeremy Goldstein also served at the American Bar Association Business Section as the chairman of the Mergers and Acquisition Committee. With his vast wealth of experience, Jeremy Goldstein holds the coveted position as a leading executive compensation attorney in the U.S. His education at the University of Chicago, Cornell University and the New York University equipped him with the necessary skills he needed to jumpstart his legal profession.
Corporate Deals Sealed by Jeremy Goldstein
Owing to his unique skills and many years in practice, Jeremy Goldstein has managed to oversee various corporate deals. Indeed, the past decade has seen Jeremy Goldstein preside over some of the most prominent mergers and acquisitions in the United States. Some of them include United Technologies’ acquisition of Goodrich, Sanofi/Genzyme, Hass Company/The Dow Chemical Company and Unocal Corporation/Chevron Texaco Corporation.
Moreover, Jeremy also amazed the public when he oversaw the historical merger of Goldman Sachs/Kinder Morgan and Fleet Boston Financial Corp. and Bank of America Corporation.
Origin of JLG Associates
Jeremy Goldstein confesses that they formed their law firm out of necessity. It was at a time when both the legal and business arenas were awash with talks concerning conflict of interest on executive compensation matters. The period witnessed most executive compensation companies breaking away from more prominent firms. Upon seeing the market changes, Jeremy thought that a law firm could also do the same thing and engage on matters executive compensation.
Work Schedule and Driving Force Behind Jeremy’s Success
Jeremy Goldstein advises that a good work ethic is a crucial ingredient to success. He says that he takes his role in advising their clients on corporate governance and executive compensation seriously. Not only does his job entail being available everyday for his clients but also dedicating much time to drafting, negotiating and advising their broad customer base.
Most importantly, Jeremy cautions younger people aspiring to be like him that there are absolutely no shortcuts in his type of work. Everything has to be planned out well and accorded the right amount of time. Proper time management and a good work ethic will automatically translate to success.
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