Our Firm

Art + Science

Novus Law is a uniquely distinct legal services firm, founded on the principle that clients need more than just brilliant legal minds to achieve their objectives in an increasingly complex and expensive legal landscape. Our firm brings the science that clients and their law firms need to enhance the art of practicing law.

Who Leads Novus Law

Our multi-disciplinary executive team includes former senior executives and lawyers from large law and professional services firms, as well as former inside counsel from private and public companies.


Board of Managers


Bertrand J. Alexis, J.D.

Bertrand Alexis is Senior Director, Legal of Ooredoo Group, a world-leading global telecommunications company with over $9 billion …


Nicole Nehama Auerbach, J.D.

Nicole Auerbach is a founding partner of Valorem Law Group, the litigation boutique firm nationally recognized as a …


Raymond E. Bayley

Ray Bayley is the President, Chief Executive Officer and a Co-Founder of Novus Law. Mr. Bayley is …


J. William Elwin, J.D.

Bill Elwin is the former Director of Worldwide Professional Development and Training for Shearman & Sterling LLP and …


Carla Goldstein, J.D.

Carla Goldstein is the former Associate General Counsel and Director of Strategic Initiatives for BMO Financial Group, where …


Lois A. Haubold

Lois Haubold is our Executive Vice President and a Co-Founder of Novus Law. Ms. Haubold is responsible for …


Frank Serrino

Frank Serrino is the Managing Member of Principio Capital, an angel investment firm. Previously, Mr. Serrino was the …



Novus Law is ISO 27001:2013 certified. This globally recognized Information Security Management System certification is generally considered to be the premier security standard for businesses globally, and very few organizations in the legal profession have achieved this certification. It addresses the security of our technology infrastructure, information management systems, facilities and people.


Social Responsibility

The Co-Founders of Novus Law also founded the Novus Foundation to support educational and other community-strengthening initiatives in the places where the firm does business. These initiatives include providing operating capital for a program dedicated to bringing music education to inner-city children in Chicago and the development of an elementary school for leadership in rural India.