Tamar Aydin Donikyan, a partner at Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP, is a lawyer with a specialty in business transactions and corporate financings. Ms. Donikyan primarily works with entrepreneurs and smaller public and private companies, as well as investors and investment banks focused on this segment of the industry. In particular, Ms. Donikyan and her firm have made a commitment to working with women entrepreneurs and guiding them through building their businesses and meeting their financing needs. Her practice runs the gamut of advising start-ups to publicly-traded companies on matters relating to corporate finance, general business and corporate governance matters, including listings on national securities exchanges. In the securities area, Ms. Donikyan and her firm have extensive experience in structuring, negotiating and consummating private financings (including crowdfunding, early stage and private equity), initial and other public offerings and alternative and creative public offerings (including reverse merger transactions). Ellenoff Grossman & Schole is widely recognized as a leader in the emerging crowdfunding industry. In the corporate area, Ms. Donikyan and her firm represent companies in formations and business restructurings, public reporting requirements, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. Ms. Donikyan received a Juris Doctor degree from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and a B.A. from Haverford College. She is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey.