Biography

A long-standing New York Super Lawyer, as well as Top Attorney – New York Metro Area’s Outstanding Lawyer, practicing in the entertainment and business fields, I have a wide range of experience in corporate, copyright, and trademark law, with clients that/who encompass a large spectrum of the business and entertainment world. I am an articulate, persuasive, communicator with polished presentation skills.


In addition to my private practice, I edited the books Entertainment Litigation - Know the Issues and Avoid the CourtroomIn the Arena and Counseling Content Providers in the Digital Age


Since its inception, I have been Chair of the Board of Directors of Dance/NYC. I am also Past Chair of the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law (EASL) Section of the New York State Bar Association, Editor of the EASL Journal, and Co-Chair and founder of the EASL Pro Bono Committee. I am also editor of the EASL Blog.


I am a frequent author, lecturer and panelist, a past Trustee of the Copyright Society of the U.S.A. (CSUSA), and Associate Editor and member of the Board of Editors for The Journal of the CSUSA.

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