Mark Allen Goldowitz

Mark Allen Goldowitz

Libel / Slander Lawyer

Berkeley, CA





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About Me

I have specialized in First Amendment and anti-SLAPP issues since 1993, and have written and lectured widely on the California anti-SLAPP law. My anti-SLAPP expertise has been recognized in four appellate opinions. I am a 1972 graduate of Harvard Law School and a member of the California Bar. I have prevailed in many SLAPP cases, including seven resulting in published appellate opinions,...

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Client Reviews

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Best in class

Posted by: JB almost 3 years ago.

I am eternally grateful for the representation I received from CASP. After a horrible experience with a dentist, I wrote a review on Yelp! so that...

Excellent and Thoroughly Professional

Posted by: Richard almost 3 years ago.

Mr. Goldowitz and his firm (most notablt Paul Clifford) represented me in an Anti-SLAPP case. They were thoroughly knowledgable and professional...
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Showing 2 of 4 peer endorsements

Ryan Dooley Moroney
Ryan Moroney

Santa Cruz, CA

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Mark was an invaluable resource on an anti-SLAPP matter and clearly knows his stuff.
Michael Charles Doland
Michael Doland

Los Angeles, CA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Although new to Avvo the experience of Mr. Goldowitz is obvious from his answers which are consistently accurate, analytic and customized to the...
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1980 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/18/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1991 – present

California Anti-SLAPP Project


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1972 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Harvard Univ Law School


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1992 James Madison Freedom of Information Award

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter


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2010- present Member

Los Angeles County Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 16 publications

2012 Anti-SLAPP Turns 20: A Look Back at the Milestones

Daily Journal

2012 Court of Appeal Rules 95 Year-old Defamation Statute Unconstitutional

Daily Journal

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Using and Understanding the California Anti-SLAPP Laws

at Santa Clara County Bar Association

2011 The California Anti-SLAPP Law: Powerful Dispositive Motion and Trap for the Unwary

at Alameda County Bar Association seminar

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