Ms Mary Kevlin > 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

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: non-contentious (including prosecution, portfolio management and licensing)

The New York-based trademark prosecution team at Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, PC provides solid nationwide coverage and has also built relationships with domestic counsel in other jurisdictions to provide comprehensive advice on international trademark prosecution. Advising on a full range of trademark and domain name matters, practice leader and ‘top-notch trademark lawyer‘ Deborah Squiers is recommended for enforcement, counseling, and prosecution, both in the US and internationally. She works alongside counsel Lynn Fruchter, who focuses on trademark licensing in the entertainment, financial services, and cosmetic sectors. Joel Karni Schmidt is singled out as an ‘outstanding strategist‘, and a key resource for clients in the hospitality sector; Mary Kevlin manages the trademark portfolios of major brands such as Major League Baseball; Kieran Doyle litigates for clients in the publishing, medical marijuana, and fashion industries; and William Borchard has experience of trademark clearance, registration, and infringement claims. Also recommended in this space are Meichelle MacGregor and Mary Donovan.