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Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, PC
NEW YORK, NY 10036
United States
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Work Department

Trademark and Copyright; Litigation


Partner.  Bob’s practice focuses on domestic and international trademark prosecution and enforcement matters. He has represented clients in the craft beer, apparel, musical instrument, software, advertising, beauty, art and entertainment industries.

Bob has experience representing clients in connection with a variety of intellectual property-related transactional matters, including licensing, asset purchase and joint development agreements. Bob also practices before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, and has litigated trademark, trade secret, and unfair competition matters.


  • Associate – Bienstock & Michael, P.C. (2008 – 2011)
  • Partner – Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, P.C. (2011 to date)


New York State Brewers Association


J.D. Brooklyn Law School (2007)
Moot Court Honor Society, Appellate Division

BA Philosophy SUNY Binghamton (2001)

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Intellectual property > Trademarks: non-contentious (including prosecution, portfolio management and licensing)

With its experienced team, New York firm Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, PC specializes in the registration, maintenance and enforcement of the portfolios of major global brands such as Barclays Bank, Sony Pictures, Maserati and Major League Baseball. The team is headed by counselling and prosecution expert Deborah Squiers, whose client base spans the entertainment, financial services, food and restaurant sectors. The group is supported by trademark law authority William Borchard and Joel Karni Schmidt, who acts for start-ups, fashion and lifestyle companies, and video game design companies. In addition, Kieran Doyle brings expertise to clients in the publishing, footwear and medical marijuana areas. Robert English manages complex international enforcement matters for clients in the craft beer, software, apparel, advertising, and beauty industries. In January 2022, Jeffrey Chery, who handles domestic and international enforcement issues, was promoted to partner, and Joelle A. Milov, who specializes in domain name disputes, was appointed counsel.