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Davis & Gilbert LLP

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Davis & Gilbert LLP is a strategically focused, full-service mid-sized law firm. Founded over a century ago and headquartered in New York City, the firm represents a wide array of clients – from advertising and marketing agencies of all types and sizes; major brands and advertisers of products and services; to media, technology, financial services and real estate companies, private individuals and non-profits. Widely regarded as the #1 law firm for the marketing communications industry, Davis & Gilbert has practice groups in 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. The firm’s high rankings in publications and legal directories such as Chambers USA, The Legal 500 United States and “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers®, as well as its consistent recognition in The BTI Consulting Group’s “Client Service A-Team” (2012-2018), indicate its dedication to solving complex legal issues for clients from start-ups to some of the world’s largest public companies as their businesses evolve.

 

Awards

  • 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
  • Ranked in Band 1 for Advertising: Transactional & Regulatory by Chambers USA, 2017
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Intellectual Property: Trade Mark & Copyright, New York by Chambers USA, 2017
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Labor & Employment, New York by Chambers USA, 2017
  • Noted as a Leading Firm for Media & Entertainment: Film, Music, Television & Theater, New York by Chambers USA, 2017
  • Ranked in Tier 1 for Media, Technology and Telecoms: Advertising and Marketing by The Legal 500: United States, 2017
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Intellectual Property: Copyright by The Legal 500: United States, 2017
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Media, Technology and Telecoms - Cyber Law (including Data Protection and Privacy) by The Legal 500: United States, 2017
  • Recommended as a Leading Firm for Labor & Employment: Workplace & Employment Counseling by The Legal 500: United States, 2017
  • Top-Tier ranked for Media Law by Media Law International, 2017
  • 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
  • Entertainment Law - Music
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment
  • Media Law
  • Real Estate Law

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