Lawrence is a Corporate and Securities Partner at Lucosky Brookman LLP. He combines pragmatic problem solving and dedication to deliver strategic advice and counsel to issuers and underwriters in connection with global offerings of securities and mergers and acquisitions.
A persuasive and successful securities attorney, Lawrence is a recognized “deal” attorney in the small and mid-cap market segment. Lawrence believes that practicing in this space is a full contact sport with unique challenges that requires creativity, innovation and a willingness to navigate complex issues in order to produce extraordinary results.
Clients in this space often require more attention especially when participating in their first deal in the public arena. Lawrence prides himself on his responsiveness and believes that sometimes the best ability is availability. Unafraid to get involved in his clients business, Lawrence regularly uses his extensive rolodex to make strategic introductions for his clients when appropriate.
“Lawrence is the best securities attorney in the business. Always working, always available, and always put his clients first. Highly recommend especially to small and rapidly growing public companies looking for an attorney with deep industry relationships and transactional expertise.” – Justin Schrieber, CEO Conversion Labs, Inc. (NASQ CLVB)
Mr. Metelitsa is also an active participant in various charitable organizations. He is a member of the New York Board of Young Leaders for the Save a Child’s Heart Foundation, an international humanitarian project that performs life-saving cardiac surgery for children from developing countries. In addition, Mr. Metelitsa is also a director of the Lucosky Brookman Charitable Foundation with the primary goal of using the power of philanthropy to impact the lives of those less fortunate with a particular focus on children’s charities.
Prior to joining Lucosky Brookman, Mr. Metelitsa was an associate at a New York-based securities law firm after having clerked for more than two years while attending law school.
Mr. Metelitsa is a graduate of New York Law School where he earned the 2007 and 2008 Grand Street Boys Association Scholarship for academic excellence. Mr. Metelitsa graduated from Binghamton University, cum laude, with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Politics, Philosophy and Law. While attending college, he interned at Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.