Gene Kang has extensive experience in civil litigation and corporate counseling, including trial and appellate work involving complex commercial matters, intellectual property, insurance law disputes, and labor and employment issues, and he has served as trial counsel in both federal and state courts.
Gene is a Partner in Rivkin Radler’s Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property, Insurance Coverage, and Insurance Fraud Groups. His practice includes representing a wide-array of clients, ranging from mid-size businesses to large pharmaceutical and Fortune 500 companies, in complex, high-stakes commercial litigations, such as contractual, business torts and shareholder and partnership disputes, as well as a wide variety of intellectual property matters, including Lanham Act, restrictive covenants, unfair competition, trade secrets, copyrights, trademarks, and patent cases.
Gene also represents insurance carriers in complex insurance coverage disputes and subrogation claims, including environmental and catastrophic claims, and bad faith actions, and also in prosecuting complex civil lawsuits under the federal Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act to recover damages from large-scale insurance fraud schemes.
Prior to joining Rivkin Radler, Gene served as an Assistant District Attorney in the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office where he acted as lead counsel in numerous jury trials and prosecuted high-profile felonies and homicides.