Zina M. Pozner, Esq., is Of Counsel to the firm Keavney & Streger. With more than twenty-five years’ experience in both the practice of business law and government affairs, Zina’s unique perspective and knowledge enables her to focus her practice on the needs of businesses of all sizes. Her ability to connect and work with both business and political leaders is demonstrated by her proven track record of providing not just legal but strategic and operational leadership to her clients. She is adept at advising business leaders on controlling costs and managing risk while remaining sensitive to the financial and sales goals that drive her clients. Whether shepherding complex transactions to completion or creating strategic alliances with organizational leaders to effectively align and support key business initiatives, her clients are always able to rely upon her to help them achieve their goals.
Zina’s practice includes advising clients in corporate, transactional, regulatory, risk management, intellectual property, employment and political/governmental matters, as well as acting as an outside Human Resources Officer. She assists her clients in the drafting and negotiation of contracts, providing advice on employment law matters, such as the language of offer letters and separation agreements. She also routinely advises clients regarding protection of their intellectual property, through both contract negotiation and copyright/trademark protection. In addition to her many legal talents, Zina’s service to her clients is truly global, providing counsel on issues including organizational governance, risk management and crisis management. She is also adept at handling public relations issues businesses face.
Zina’s government experience began with working for New Jersey Governor Christine Todd Whitman in 2001, and she went on to serve as Chief of Staff to multiple New Jersey legislators. Her time in government included tenure as Counsel in the New Jersey General Assembly Minority Office. More recently, Zina became General Counsel for a large data and analytics company with offices in New Jersey, Georgia, Florida and Texas.
Zina holds a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Management and a minor in Political Science from the Stern School of Business at New York University and a Juris Doctor from Seton Hall University School of Law. She is admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey and is an active member of the New Jersey State Bar Association.