Melville, NY WW/Press/February 24, 2021 – Raymond B. Lang, Attorney with Raymond Lang & Associates, P.C. was selected for inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.
Raymond Lang has been the principal owner of the law firm, Raymond Lang and Associates P.C. (www.asyourlawyer.com), for the past ten years and is currently the Chief Investment Officer of the 360 Family Office group of funds (www.360foa.com) originating and managing investments in private companies, real estate and not for profit assets that promote social values. In this role he also serves as a director on various boards, as well as, provides general counsel and business advisory services to assets of the funds sharing his extensive senior executive, legal and financing experience. Ray’s unique and broad institutional and entrepreneurial Wall Street background as a C-Level Executive, Corporate Counsel and Investment Banker makes him a valuable resource as corporate advisor, legal counselor and financier of enterprises.
Ray’s forty plus year career comprises leadership positions as Chief Executive Officer of a publicly traded technology company, Chief Operating Officer of an asset management and research firm and Managing Director of various business units at multi-national financial service organizations growing revenues in excess of $100,000,000 under his management. He has performed as a Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Counsel to various major Wall Street firms, including Credit Suisse First Boston and Yamaichi International, specializing in securities law, corporate governance, regulatory compliance and contract negotiation. His career also includes a ten-year stint as an investment banker and portfolio manager originating over a half a billion dollars in structured financing transactions for public and private companies at major financial institutions, including Mees Pierson, Fortis and The Bank of New York, consistently generating +30% year over year annual returns. With the event of the mortgage crisis in 2009, Ray founded his own law practice to guide families and businesses through the economic recovery as a foreclosure defense lawyer, general counsel and business advisor to technology companies, accounting firms and family offices.
Ray began his career as a computer programmer/analyst elevating to Assistant Vice President and Unit Manager at The First Boston Corporation while attending College and Law School. He received a Bachelor of Arts (cum laude) degree from Fordham University and a Juris Doctorate degree from New York Law School. He has been admitted to practice law in New York since 1986.
After working on Wall Street for over twenty-five years, Attorney Raymond Lang founded his law firm in the midst of an economic downfall after the mortgage financial crisis. Mr. Lang also founded Economic Recovery Advisors LLC, to advise governmental agencies and business enterprises to meet the challenges faced in the economic crisis. Through these firms, he advised on foreclosure legislation at the national and state levels and advocated through the courts for people who were losing their homes.
Ray saw the need for lawyers who are driven to build relationships with their clients rather than be merely transactional. Be dolphins and not sharks. As a compassionate attorney, his practice has focused on saving homes, creating jobs and guiding souls. Since then he has saved hundreds of homes through workouts and foreclosure defense; counseled many businesses to successfully navigate their businesses; and ministered to countless clients through their legal and personal challenges. Mr. Lang is relationship centered, cares about people and faith-driven in his legal advocacy. For his service, he was honored as “Pro Bono Attorney of the Month” by Nassau Suffolk Law Services for his hours of dedicated service to the Pro Bono Foreclosure Settlement Project advising hundreds of people.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.