Marc J. Rachman is a partner in the Litigation and Intellectual Property Practice Groups of Davis & Gilbert. Mr. Rachman has represented clients in a wide variety of complex commercial litigations. His litigation practice focuses on intellectual property matters, including trademark and copyright infringement, false advertising, entertainment, domain name disputes, and trade secrets. Mr. Rachman has also handled disputes concerning complex commercial matters, the enforcement of advertising agency-client agreements, employment contracts and restrictive covenants and real estate disputes.
In counseling clients to avoid litigation, he has developed document retention policies and electronic media retention protocols in accordance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and other federal and state laws. Mr. Rachman has been lead and second chair trial counsel in both jury and bench trials and has argued appeals before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, the Ninth Circuit and the Appellate Division of the New York State Supreme Court.
Mr. Rachman has been recognized as a leading lawyer for intellectual property: trademark & copyright law by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (2014-2015). He has also been recognized by The Legal 500 U.S.(2012-2014) in the area of advertising and marketing, where his IP litigation strength was highlighted. He was also selected as a Super Lawyer by New York Metro Super Lawyers (2012-2015).