The Cardozo Startup Society is dedicated to preparing Cardozo students for successful careers providing early business support, regulation, and legal counsel in the New York startup community. The society serves to facilitate networking and extracurricular learning tailored to students who share an interest in innovation, early-stage startups, and successful small businesses. 
 
Contact cardozostartupsociety@gmail.com for more information. 
 
 

2016 Startup Society Executive Board

  • Benjamin Vago, President
  • Amanda Ferber
  • Alexander Rias
  • Chris Miskolczi
  • Elina Rakhlin
  • James Gaskill
  • Joshua Rabinovits
  • Rikki Yarmish

2015 Startup Society Executive Board

  • Walter Beller-Morales, President
  • Joshua Rabinovits, Vice President
  • Amanda Ferber
  • Alexander Rias
  • Benjamin Vago
  • Chris Miskolczi
  • Elina Rakhlin
  • James Gaskill
  • Rikki Yarmish

Notable Events

  • "Innovating the Brick & Mortar Shopping" with Craig Fleishman, Senior Vice President for Corporate Development & General Counsel of Rebecca Minkoff
  • "Cardozo Alumni in the Startup World" with Brandon Greenblatt '14, Jocqueline Kaup '12, & William Finkel '07
  • "In-house at a Startup" with Timothy Yip ’08, Product Counsel at Square, Inc. 

2014 Startup Society Executive Board

  • Walter Beller-Morales, President
  • Joshua Rabinovits, Vice President
  • Benjamin Vago
  • Chris Miskolczi
  • James Gaskill
  • Rikki Yarmish

Notable Events

  • "Cardozo Alumni in the Startup World" with Lauren Mack ’12, Lloyd Gladstone 11, & Matthew Kittay 07
  • "The Lawyer's Role in the Entrepreneurial Process" with Jay Rand, partner at McCarter & English, and Robert Greenlees 11
  • "Big Law, Small Business" with Daniel Doktori, associate at WilmerHale
  • "What is Bitcoin?" with Professor Aaron Wright
  • "Bitcoin Entrepreneurship and Regulation" with Brian Koffler