January 12, 2012 // Franchising.com // Uniondale, Long Island, New York – Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C. announced today that attorney Andrew S. Hazen has joined as Counsel to the firm in the Corporate and Securities department, as well as the newly formed Digital Media Practice Group.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Hazen, a resident of Jericho, New York, was the founder of one of New York’s top Internet marketing agencies, and has been successfully developing and branding businesses for more than 15 years. He has extensive knowledge and experience in all aspects of Internet marketing, website optimization and search engine marketing. Mr. Hazen’s in-depth knowledge and understanding of the Digital Media field will be a tremendous asset to RMF’s Digital Media Practice Group, enabling it to provide unmatched legal services and superior business advice. Mr. Hazen is a prolific writer. In 2008, he authored the book, Search Engine Optimization – Plain & Simple and he has been recognized as a leading Internet marketing expert on the Biography Channel and also Fox Business News.
Mr. Hazen is a member of Long Island Business News “40 under 40” Club. He sits on the Board of Directors for the non-profit hunger organization rock CAN Roll, Inc., the Digital Media Board at St. Jude Hospital and is also on the Executive Committee of the Eric Trump Foundation. Mr. Hazen is also a Board Member of LISTnet and the Long Island Angel Network. In 2007 and 2008, Prime Visibility, the Internet marketing agency he founded, made the Inc. Magazine list of fastest growing companies in the U.S., was subsequently acquired by the PV Media Group in 2007 and sold again to publicly traded Blinkx in 2011.
"My partners and I are delighted to welcome Andrew to the firm," said Managing Partner Mark Mulholland. "He is widely regarded as an expert within the Digital Media world. His experience and commitment are consistent with the quality of client service for which Ruskin Moscou Faltischek is renowned. The entire firm looks forward to working with him," Mulholland concluded.
For more than 40 years, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, a sixty professional firm headquartered in Uniondale, New York, has built a reputation as one of the region's leading providers of innovative legal services. Its attorneys are practical, experienced advocates who measure their success by their clients' success. Cornerstone groups in all major practice areas of the law are represented at the firm, including corporate & securities, financial services, commercial litigation, energy, intellectual property, health care, real estate, employment and trusts & estates. Clients include large and mid-sized corporations, privately held businesses, institutions and individuals.