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Litigation, Intellectual Property, Communications & Media

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1961

  1. Litigation: 34%
  2. Communications & Media: 33%
  3. Intellectual Property: 33%

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Eighty Pine Street

New York, NY, 10005-1702

Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP

80 Pine St
New York, NY, 10005-1702




NYCurrently registered 196103/13/2015

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
William J. Brennan, Jr. Defense of Freedom AwardMedia Law Resource Center1998
Learned Hand AwardAmerican Jewish Committee1998
Thurgood Marshall AwardAssociation of the Bar of New York City1998
Milton S. Gould AwardOffice of the Appellate Defender, New York1997
Certificate of MeritAmerican Bar AssociationN/A
Ross Essay PrizeAmerican Bar AssociationN/A
ListedWho's Who LegalN/A
ListedWho's Who in American Law -MarquisN/A
100 Most Influential Lawyers in AmericaNational Law JournalN/A


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Communications CommitteePast ChairmanN/A
American Bar Association, Individual Rights Section, Committee on Freedom of Speech and of the PressPast ChairmanN/A
American Bar Association, Litigation Section, Committee on Freedom of ExpressionPast ChairmanN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Yale Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1960
Cornell UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1956

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