Thomas C. Danziger graduated from Wesleyan University with honors in general scholarship and the New York University School of Law, where he was an editor of The Journal of International Law and Politics. Prior to founding Danziger & Danziger, LLP, Mr. Danziger was associated with Shearman & Sterling in New York, where he practiced with the Real Estate Department. Mr. Danziger is fluent in French. Member: American Bar Association.
Charles T. Danziger graduated from Yale University, magna cum laude, and the New York University School of Law, where he was an Editor of The Journal of International Law and Politics. Mr. Danziger was formerly associated with Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, where he practiced with the Banking and Corporate Departments and with the Asia Corporate Group; Nagashima & Ohno in Tokyo, one of Japan's leading law firms; and with The Museum of Modern Art, where he served as Assistant General Counsel. He wrote and illustrated "Japan for Starters", a book about Japanese modern life, business, and tradition, and "Harvey and Etsuko's Manga Guide to Japan". He is a trustee of The Miyake Design Foundation (established by Issey Miyake) and Partners in Performance (established by the violinist Midori). He has lectured at the University of Chicago Law School and at Keio University in Japan. Mr. Danziger is fluent in Japanese, German and French.
Bradley J. Muro received his BA, cum laude, from Duke University in 1990 and his JD from NYU School of Law in 1994. Mr. Muro concentrates in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, real estate, intellectual property, international and business law. His merger and acquisition practice includes structuring and financing acquisitions and divestitures for public and privately owned companies and involves both domestic and international operations. His international practice involves both inbound and outbound transactions and general business issues. In the corporate finance arena, Mr. Muro has participated in venture capital, private equity and joint venture transactions. In addition, he practices in the franchising, licensing and distribution areas, particularly for luxury goods companies. Prior to joining Danziger & Danziger, Mr. Muro served as Vice President and General Counsel of LaunchCenter 39, an internet incubator/venture capital company. From 1997 to 2000, Mr. Muro was an associate at the law firm of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP specializing in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and venture capital activities. From 1994 to 1997, Mr. Muro was an associate at the law firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom specializing in executive compensation and employee benefits.
Renée L. Klaperman is a commercial real estate and business attorney representing a variety of U.S. and international luxury retail, hospitality and physician services entities in connection with their operations and expansions, including negotiating leases, subleases, license agreements, assignments, termination agreements, space swaps, design, architectural and construction agreements, vendor agreements and retailer distribution agreements. She has acted as lender’s counsel to Bank of America, The Bank of New York, Citibank, First Boston, Credit Suisse, and GE Capital in connection with mortgage and asset backed transactions, including purchase money mortgages, sales and leasebacks, private financings, construction, bridge, acquisition, public development, and workout financings. Ms. Klaperman has structured corporate and partnership acquisition vehicles, formed R&D and real property syndications, coordinated real estate aspects of multi-state LBO’s, and was involved in equipment leasing and sale/leasebacks. Prior to joining DD&M, Ms. Klaperman was a real estate associate with Shearman & Sterling, LLP and practiced tax and real estate law as an associate with Breed, Abbot and Morgan. Ms. Klaperman received her B.A. Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, and her J.D., Cum Laude, from the State University of New York at Buffalo, where she was an Articles Editor of The Buffalo Law Review. She serves as a Board Member of Carnegie Hill Neighbors, Inc., a not-for-profit organization that promotes historic preservation, security and quality of life in the Carnegie Hill Neighborhood of Manhattan. Previously she has served on CHN’s Executive Committee and as its Vice President of Finance.