Ms Mary Kevlin > Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, PC > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Copyright, Trademark, information Technology.


Partner. concentrates on all facets of trademark, copyright and unfair competition law.


United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, Hon. Dolores Sloviter, Law Clerk (1982 – 83) Named in New York “Super Women Lawyers” in Intellectual Property (2013) Named in New York “Super Lawyers” in Intellectual Property Law (2006 – 2012) Named in The Best Lawyers in America in Intellectual Property Law (American Lawyer Media, Inc. 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009), reprinted in New York magazine (December 2007, July 2007, July 2006, August 2005) Named in An International Who’s Who of Trademark Lawyers (Law Business Research Ltd. 2007, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002).


New York University Law School – Adjunct Professor (1993 – present) American Bar Association – Co-Chair, Section of Intellectual Property, Spring 2000 CLE Program; Chair, Copyright Division (1993 – 94 and 2002 – 03); Member of Council (1995 – 99); Chair, Authors Committee (2000 – 02); Chair, Copyright Internet Committee (2003 – 05); Chair, Copyright Litigation Committee (2005 – 06); Chair, Trademark Office Affairs (2007 – 08); Chair, Franchising Committee (2008 – 09), Vice Chair, CLE Teleconferencing Committee American Intellectual Property Law Association – Chair, Copyright Committee (2000 – 02) International Trademark Association – Executive Communications Committee (1994 – 96) Brand Names Education Foundation – Co-Chair, Pattishall Medal for Teaching Excellence Copyright Society of the U.S.A.


University of Pennsylvania Law School (JD 1982, magna cum laude; Order of the Coif; Associate Editor, University of Pennsylvania Law Review) Oxford University (MPhil 1973) Smith College (BA 1970, with distinction; Phi Beta Kappa).

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.