Ms Maryann Licciardi > Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, PC > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

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

Trademark & Copyright



Maryann’s practice focuses on domestic and international trademark and copyright matters, including trademark prosecution, contested proceedings, trademark and copyright litigation, Trademark Trial and Appeal Board practice, and domain name disputes, and counseling of corporate and individual clients.  She has represented clients in many industries, including the sports and entertainment, banking and financial, publishing and printing, apparel and household products industries.


U.S. Department of Justice, International Trade Field Office, Commercial Litigation Branch – Law Clerk 


  • American Bar Association – Member (2004 to present)
  • New York State Bar Association – Member (2004 to present)
  • New York County Lawyers Association – Member (2004 to 2018)
  • Intellectual Property Law Vice-Chair, American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division (2010-2011)
  • Copyright Society of the USA – Member (2016 to present)


St. John’s University School of Law (JD 2003, cum laude) (CALI Award for Excellence in Achievement in Contracts; Accepted to Law Review; Dean’s List; Academic Scholarship)

Pace University (BBA 1999, magna cum laude), (Honors Program, Business Management Departmental Award, Dean’s List, every semester, Beta Gamma Sigma, Academic Scholarships, Alpha Chi, National Honor Society)

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Intellectual property > Trademarks: litigation

The experienced team at boutique New York firm Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, PC continues to safeguard the portfolios of major global brands such as J. Crew, Universal Music Group and Sony Pictures Entertainment throughout national and international court litigations, trademark office and domain name enforcement matters. Richard Mandel heads the practice, representing TV and film, music, fashion, food and tobacco clients in trademark disputes before the federal courts and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. He works closely with firm chair Jonathan King, who brings to the practice over 30 years of trademark litigation experience. Eric Shimanoff manages trade dress infringement cases across the financial services, manufacturing and information services sectors. Mary Kevlin acts for Major League Baseball in opposition and cancellation proceedings with Maryann Licciardi, who also handles complex domain name disputes. Joelle A. Milov was promoted to special counsel in January 2022.