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Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP  

Legal Services | New York, USA

tel: 212 336 2000 | fax: 212 336 2222
1133 Avenue of the Americas | New York | New York | 10036-6710 | USA


New York, New York

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP's Overview

Founded in 1919, Patterson Belknap is a law firm of over 200 lawyers committed to providing high quality legal advice and service to clients and to maintaining a congenial and diverse workplace. We make our clients’ business issues our own. At the same time, we care about our attorneys, our staff and the community we are privileged to serve. As a result of our performance and our values, the firm was included on The American Lawyer’s 2015 “A-List” of 20 leading law firms in the United States.

Patterson Belknap delivers a full range of services across more than 20 practice groups in both litigation and commercial law. Our practice groups and attorneys are regularly ranked among the leaders in New York and nationally by the most respected industry guides, based on client and peer reviews. Clients include a diverse group of institutions and individuals: from pharmaceutical and medical device companies to major media and publishing empires; from consumer products companies to financial institutions; from fine art museums to famous entertainers; from foreign companies seeking to transact business on U.S. stock exchanges to U.S. companies doing business abroad.

  • Year this Office was Established: 1919
  • Lawyers Worldwide: 200


Areas of Practice
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Anti-Counterfeiting
  • Antitrust
  • Appellate
  • Art and Museum Law
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Reorganization and Creditors' Rights
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Complex Commercial Actions
  • Corporate
  • Cross-Border Transactions
  • Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
  • Employment Law
  • False Advertising
  • False Claims Act & Whistleblower Defense
  • Insurance Coverage Practice
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Transactions
  • Law Firm Defense
  • Litigation
  • Media, Entertainment and Sports
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Patent Litigation
  • Privacy and Data Security
  • Private Equity
  • Products Liability
  • Real Estate
  • Securities and Derivatives Litigation
  • Structured Finance Litigation
  • Tax
  • Tax-Exempt and Copyright Litigation
  • Trusts and Estates
  • White Collar Defense and Investigations



Charlene Choi

Charlene ChoiAssociate

Craig Dent

Craig W. DentAssociate

Dorothy Du

Dorothy R. DuAssociate

Robert Fair

Robert FairAssociate

Dana Fritz

Dana B. FritzAssociate

Matthew Funk

Matthew FunkAssociate

Devon Hercher

Devon HercherAssociate

Terra Hittson

Terra HittsonAssociate

Niji Jain

Niji JainAssociate

Laura Kaufman

Laura KaufmanAssociate

Juvaria Khan

Juvaria KhanAssociate

David Kleban

David KlebanAssociate

Eric LaPre

Eric B. LaPreAssociate

Hui Li

Hui LiAssociate

Emily Liu

Emily Y. LiuAssociate

Jane Metcalf

Jane MetcalfAssociate

Ryan Mott

Ryan M. MottAssociate

Ashley Ochs

Ashley OchsAssociate

Kade Olsen

Kade N. OlsenAssociate

Adam Pinto

Adam E. PintoAssociate

Jessica Rice

Jessica RiceAssociate

Louis Russo

Louis RussoAssociate

Amy Vegari

Amy N. VegariAssociate

Jason Vitullo

Jason VitulloAssociate

Lisa Wang

Lisa WangAssociate

Regina Won

Regina Y. WonAssociate

Sam Yospe

Sam A. YospeAssociate



Becky Armady

Becky ArmadyStaff Attorney

Eric Barnosky

Eric BarnoskyStaff Attorney

Shaun Carr

Shaun L. CarrStaff Attorney

Leigh Couture

Leigh CoutureMarketing Coordinator

Alvin Li

Alvin LiLaw Clerk

Justine Lozada

Justine LozadaStaff Attorney

Luana Mendes Martinez

Luana Mendes MartinezStaff Attorney

Steven Widom

Steven R. WidomStaff Attorney


A New Tool for Anti-Bribery Compliance Program: ISO 37001
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, October 2016

Recently, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) adopted a new set of voluntary standards, designated as ISO 37001, to assist organizations in their ongoing fight against bribery. As a result of recent increases in the enforcement of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of 1977 (FCPA) and, notwithstanding the guidance provided by the U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ) Resource Guide to the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (Guide), for-profit and notfor-profit organizations continue to seek greater clarity when establishing and maintaining their anti-bribery compliance programs...

NYS Cyber Crack Down Looms: What Every Financial Institution, Insurer and Their Board Must Know
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, October 2016

With the public comment period closing in a few days, the New York Department of Financial Services (DFS) “first in the nation” cybersecurity regulation is one step closer to becoming law.  The regulation – which covers a broad swath of the world’s financial and insurance communities by virtue of DFS’s presence in the epicenter of the financial world – mandates a broad array of powerful and detailed requirements that far exceed existing federal and state cyber regulation...

All articles submitted by Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP


Daniel A. Lowenthal Named Chair of the Firm’s Business Reorganization and Creditors’ Rights Practice
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, January 2017

Patterson Belknap is pleased to announce that Daniel A. Lowenthal has been named as Chair of the Firm’s Business Reorganization and Creditors' Rights Practice.  Mr. Lowenthal has earned recognition as a skilled advocate in the bankruptcy, creditors' rights, and corporate restructuring arena.  He regularly represents U.S. and non-U.S. business entities in a wide range of complex litigation issues arising out of bankruptcy, including creditors right disputes, purchases of intellectual property assets, and distressed debt acquisitions and restructuring. Mr. Lowenthal has achieved numerous favorable results for clients in trial and appellate courts as well as commercial arbitration...

Patterson Belknap Article Series in Bloomberg BNA’s Daily Tax Report: Tax Planning for Foreign Couples Buying U.S. Homes
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, November 2016

Attorneys from Patterson Belknap’s Tax group co-authored a three-part article series on Tax Planning for Foreign Couples Buying U.S. Homes, which was published in Bloomberg BNA's Daily Tax Report in November 2016. The series included the following articles: “Tax Planning for Foreign Couples Buying U.S. Homes: Direct Ownership” examines the pros and cons of direct ownership and considers the steps that can be taken to mitigate estate tax exposure. “Tax Planning for Foreign Couples Buying U.S. Homes: Ownership Through Foreign Corporations and Partnerships” considers indirect ownership structures, exploring the use of foreign blocker corporations and foreign partnerships...

All press submitted by Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP


Antitrust Update
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

Antitrust Update Blog is a source of insights, information and analysis on criminal and civil antitrust and competition-related issues. Patterson Belknap’s antitrust lawyers represent clients in antitrust litigation and counseling matters, including those related to pricing, marketing,...

Biologics Blog
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

Biologics Blog is a source of insights, information and analysis related to biologics, including the legal developments, trends and changing regulation that impact the biotechnology industry. Patterson Belknap represents biotechnology, pharmaceutical and healthcare companies in a broad range of...

Data Security Law Blog
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

DataSecurityLaw.com is the firm’s resource for the latest news, analysis, and thought leadership in the critical area of privacy and cybersecurity law. Patterson Belknap’s Privacy and Data Security practice provides public and private enterprises, their leadership teams and boards with...

Exempt Org Resource - Nonprofit Law Blog
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

ExemptOrgResource.com is an online resource for information and insight on the unique legal issues impacting nonprofit organizations. The site is designed to keep the nonprofit, tax-exempt organization community up-to-date on legal developments, changing regulations and good practices.

New York Commercial Division Decisions
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

The blog is a source for insights and developments related to practice in the Commercial Division of the New York State Supreme Court. This blog reviews key developments in the Commercial Division, including important decisions handed down by the Commercial Division and appellate court...

NY Patent Decisions Blog
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

NYPatentDecisionsBlog.com is a source for the latest patent decisions from the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. The blog is authored by Patterson Belknap’s Patent Litigation practice group, whose members are highly experienced trial attorneys with extensive...

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