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About me

Welcome to my Avvo Site. I am committed to providing effective representation of my clients in the area intellectual property litigation, primarily copyright infringement litigation.


I live in Manhattan with my baby English Bulldog.  I enjoy running, snowboarding and smoking cigars.


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Practice areas


  1. Copyright: 90%
    15 years, 30 cases
  2. Trademark: 5%
    9 years, 1 case
  3. Patent Infringement: 5%
    9 years, 2 cases



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Contact info

Nelson & McCulloch LLP

The Chrysler Building
405 Lexington Ave Fl 26
New York, NY, 10174


NYCurrently registered 200703/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Nominee for CTLA Case of the YearColorado Trial Lawyers Association2005
Austin W. Scott Jr. Award for Excellence in Oral AdvocacyUniversity of Colorado School of Law2001
Rothgerber Moot Court ChampionUniversity of Colorado School of Law2001
NPDA National Champion Debate SpeakerNational Parliamentary Debate Association1998
NPDA National ChampionNational Parliamentary Debate Association1997
National Champion Debate SpeakerDSR-TKA1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerNelson & McCulloch LLP2010 - Present
FounderThe Nelson Law Firm, PC2007 - Present
AssociateKreindler & Kreindler LLP2007 - 2009
AssociateSchaden, Katzman, Lampert & McClune2000 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Bar of the United States Supreme CourtMember2005 - Present
Federal Courts Committee of the Bar of the City of New YorkCommittee Member2010 - 2012
Bar of the City of New YorkMember, Aeronautics Comittee2007 - 2008
Colorado Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2001 - 2007
American Association for JusticeN/A2000 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Ressmeyer, et al. v. GettyOngoing
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Publication nameTitleDate
Selling StockTextbook Licensing: Where the Clean-up Meets the Cover-Up2010
AAJ Aviation Section NewsletterFrom the Editor: Calling All Authors2008
Advocate Magazine, the Journal of Consumer Attorneys Associations for Southern CaliforniaMissed Connections, Aging Aircraft and their Effect on Air Carrier Liability2008
Picture Archive Counsel of America NewsletterThe Future of Copyright Enforcement for Photo Stock Artists and their Distributors2008
AAJ Aviation Section NewsletterEnding the Illusion of Oversight in Aviation Litigation2008
Boulder Daily CameraI place Raymond Bork on the Trial Laweyer Left2007
Boulder Daily CameraThe Trial Lawyer-Left Ruse2006
AAJ Aviation Section NewsletterDaubert and Avitaion: Circumnavigating the Turbulence2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Colorado School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2001
Regis UniversityPolitical Science and PhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1998
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Picture Archive Council of America ConventionProtecting Your Copyrights2008
Colorado Trial Lawyers Association Annual ConventionDaubert and Aviation2006