Monica McCabe Joins Legendary Phillips Nizer Intellectual Property, Entertainment Law Practice03/23/2016
The veteran litigator and transactional attorney will continue to represent financial sector service providers, manufacturers and distributors of commercial products, and entertainers
Phillips Nizer LLP welcomes Monica P. McCabe, an intellectual property and entertainment law attorney, as a partner in the firm’s Intellectual Property, Litigation and Entertainment Practices.
Ms. McCabe will continue to represent financial sector service providers, manufacturers of industrial and commercial products; consumer goods; fashion, apparel and jewelry manufacturers and distributors; actors, musicians, authors, publishers, illustrator, photographers; and non-profit entities. She supervises the prosecution and maintenance of trademarks, represents clients in the protection, assignment and licensing of intellectual property portfolios and domain names, and counsels clients on rights of privacy and publicity, infringement, unfair competition, trade dress and trade secret issues.
Ms. McCabe is a member of the board and executive committee of the Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation and president of the Board of Trustees of the Staten Island Children’s Museum.
Marc Landis, Phillips Nizer’s managing partner, commented, “Monica adds another layer of depth and expertise to our signature intellectual property, fashion, apparel and entertainment law practices. We are excited to add her to our team.”
Ms. McCabe earned her J.D. cum laude from Georgetown University Law School, her M.A. from the University of Chicago and her B.A. summa cum laude from Fordham University. She is admitted to practice in New York and the District of Columbia, the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the U.S. Supreme Court, and the U.S. Courts of Appeal for the Second and Ninth Circuits and the District of Columbia Circuit.
About Phillips Nizer LLP:
Phillips Nizer, founded in 1926, represents domestic and international clients in business, finance and real estate transactions, intellectual property matters, commercial litigation and tax and estate planning, with a particular focus on the entertainment, fashion, real estate and technology industries.
Established by world-renowned trial attorney Louis Nizer, Phillips Nizer’s principal office is in Manhattan, with additional offices in Garden City and East Hampton, Long Island, and Hackensack, New Jersey. The firm is a member of the International Alliance of Law Firms, an association of independent, midsized law firms worldwide. To learn more about Phillips Nizer LLP, visit: http://www.phillipsnizer.com.