Firm lawyer Margaret Rosenfeld received recognition at this year's "40 Under 40" black tie gala on Friday, April 21, 2006.
This annual awards ceremony, sponsored by the Triangle Business Journal, celebrates the accomplishments of and honors 40 successful Triangle-area professionals under the age of 40. A panel of distinguished judges reviews submitted nomination packages and selects winners based on numerous factors including their business success, community service and leadership. This year's honorees come from diverse industries including business, law and the non-profit sector and represent both emerging and mature organizations.
A corporate, finance and securities lawyer, Ms. Rosenfeld has broad experience assisting emerging and growth companies as well as mature companies with legal, business and strategic planning. She has represented both companies and underwriters with initial public offerings on numerous stock exchanges including the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ, the London Stock Exchange, the Deutsche Boerse (the Frankfurt Stock Exchange), EASDAQ, the Amsterdam Stock Exchange and the Luxembourg Stock Exchange.
Prior to joining Smith Anderson, Ms. Rosenfeld practiced corporate, finance and securities law with Freshfield Bruckhaus Deringer in London, the United Kingdom and Frankfurt, Germany and with Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison in Tokyo, Japan and can converse in Japanese and German. Her professional accomplishments include serving on the New York Bar Association's Committee on Securities Regulation and serving on the board of directors of The Women's Institute. She formerly served as Vice-President of the Raleigh Chapter of Business and Professional Women.