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Davis & Gilbert LLP

Firm Details

Davis & Gilbert LLP is a strategically focused, full-service mid-sized law firm of more than 130 lawyers. Founded over a century ago and located in New York City, the firm represents a wide array of clients – ranging from start-ups to some of the world's largest public companies and financial institutions – throughout the United States and internationally. Davis & Gilbert is widely regarded as the #1 law firm for the marketing communications industry and has practices focusing on Advertising, Marketing & Promotions; Benefits & Compensation; Corporate; Digital Media, Technology & Privacy; Entertainment, Media & Sports; Insolvency, Creditors’ Rights & Financial Products; Intellectual Property; Labor & Employment; Litigation; Private Client Services; Real Estate and Taxation. Davis & Gilbert is ranked in publications and legal directories such as Chambers USAThe Legal 500 United States, and "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers®, and is consistently recognized in The BTI Consulting Group's "Client Service A-Team" (2012-2019).

Awards

  • Ranked in Tier 1 for Media, Technology and Telecoms: Advertising and Marketing - Transactional in The Legal 500 United States, 2019
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Media, Technology and Telecoms: Cyber Law (Including Data Privacy and Data Protection) by The Legal 500 United States, 2019
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Intellectual Property: Copyright by The Legal 500 United States, 2019
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Labor and Employment: Workplace and Employment Counseling by The Legal 500 United States, 2019
  • Ranked in Band 1 for Advertising: Transactional & Regulatory by Chambers USA, 2019
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Retail by Chambers USA, 2019
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Intellectual Property: Trademark, Copyright & Trade Secrets, New York by Chambers USA, 2019
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Labor & Employment, New York by Chambers USA, 2019
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Real Estate: Mainly Dirt, New York by Chambers USA, 2019
  • Top-Tier ranked for Media Law by Media Law International, 2019
  • Ranked in Tier 1 for Advertising Law, Nationwide and NYC in "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers, 2019
  • Ranked in Tier 1 for Litigation - Labor & Employment, Nationwide and NYC in "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers, 2019
  • Ranked in Tier 1 for Employment Law - Management, NYC in "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers, 2019
  • Ranked in Tier 1 for Real Estate, NYC in "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers, 2019
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Real Estate, Nationwide in "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers, 2019
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Employment Law - Management, Nationwide in "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report- Best Lawyers, 2019
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Media Law, Nationwide and NYC in "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers, 2019
  • Selected to The BTI Consulting Group's "Client Service A-Team" 2019
  • Ranked in Tier 1 for Media, Technology and Telecoms: Advertising and Marketing - Transactional in The Legal 500 United States, 2018
  • Ranked in Band 1 for Advertising: Transactional & Regulatory by Chambers USA, 2018
  • Ranked in Tier 1 for Advertising Law, Nationwide and NYC in "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers, 2018
  • Ranked in Tier 1 for Litigation - Labor & Employment, Nationwide and NYC in "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers, 2018
  • Ranked in Tier 1 for Employment Law - Management, NYC in "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers, 2018
  • Ranked in Tier 1 for Real Estate Law, NYC in "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers, 2018
  • Selected to The BTI Consulting Group's "Client Service A-Team" 2018

Clients

  • BNP Paribas
  • Discover Financial Services
  • Fortress Investment Group
  • Gap Inc.
  • Goodby Silverstein & Partners
  • Little Caesars Pizza
  • Natixis North America
  • Ogilvy & Mather
  • Pret a Manger
  • TBWA Chiat/Day
  • Tishman Speyer Properties
  • Verizon Wireless
  • Wieden+Kennedy
  • Young & Rubicam

Contacts

Ronald R. Urbach
Advertising, Marketing & Promotions
212.468.4824
Richard S. Eisert
Advertising, Marketing & Promotions, Intellectual Property
212.468.4863
Mark E. Bokert
Benefits & Compensation
212.468.4969
Alan Hahn
Benefits & Compensation
212.468.4832
Curt Myers
Corporate
212.468.4987
Brad Schwartzberg
Corporate
212.468.4966
Joseph Cioffi
Insolvency, Creditors’ Rights & Financial Products
212.468.4875
Jeffery C. Katz
Intellectual Property
212.468.4823
Gregg A. Gilman
Labor & Employment
212.468.4840
Howard J. Rubin
Labor & Employment
212.468.4811
Neal H. Klausner
Litigation
212.468.4992
Michael C. Lasky
Litigation
212.468.4849
Daniel L. Kesten
Private Client Services
212.468.4876
Alan D. Kroll
Private Client Services
212.468.4807
Mark E. Maltz
Real Estate
212.468.4882
Donald E. Sonnenborn
Real Estate
212.468.4938
Brian Gallagher
Taxation
212.468.4816

Firm Practice Areas

  • Advertising Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures and Television
  • Entertainment Law - Music
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Media Law
  • Privacy and Data Security Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Sports Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts and Estates

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