Mark Allen Goldowitz

Mark Allen Goldowitz

Libel / Slander Lawyer

Berkeley, CA

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

18 questions answered.

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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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Free Consultation (15 minutes)

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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Endorsements

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Eugene David Lee
Eugene Lee

Los Angeles, CA

Today

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I endorse this lawyer. Mark is an outstanding advocate whose knowledge of the law and caselaw is both vast and deep. He is both passionate and...
Ryan Dooley Moroney
Ryan Moroney

Santa Cruz, CA

2 months 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.
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Résumé

License

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

Education

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1972 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Harvard Univ Law School

Awards

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1992 James Madison Freedom of Information Award

Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter

Associations

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2010- present Member

Los Angeles County Bar Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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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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