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Mark Lebow

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Phone: (703) 837-9600 | Fax: (703) 837-0980

Mark Lebow is a founding partner in the Washington, D.C. metro area office of Ladas & Parry located in Alexandria, Virginia.

Mark represents clients throughout the world, manages company trademark portfolios in more than 50 different foreign countries, has lectured on current topics in trademark law in Europe and Asia, and has prosecuted thousands of trademarks before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. He represents famous brands owned by companies worldwide.  Mark has a loyal following of colleagues who seek his opinions and assistance for a variety of trademark matters.

Prior to joining Ladas & Parry, he was a Partner with Young & Thompson and supervised and managed its entire trademark practice for 12 years. Mark has been listed by Trademark Insider as one of the Top 50 trademark lawyers in the country, and has been listed by CT Corsearch as the #5 and #6 ranked trademark lawyer representing French and Italian companies in the U.S.

Mark represents or has represented many famous companies and trademarks, such as ALFA ROMEO® cars; BERETTA® guns; BUREAU VERITAS®; CAVIT® wines; CHATEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE® wines; DAIICHI SANKYO® pharmaceuticals; DELSEY® luggage; DENON® audio; DUCATI® motorcycles; GIVENCHY® perfumes; HERMES® designer goods; LALIQUE® designer goods; MOLESKINE® stationery; MONTE CARLO AUTOMOBILE™; NISSAN® cars; PIAGGIO® scooters and mopeds; PINIFARINA® car design; POP ROCKS® candy; RITTER SPORT® chocolates; SAN MIGUEL® beer; S.T. DUPONT® designer goods; SUBARU® cars; TEXAS PETE® hot sauce; T-FAL® cookware; TRUSSARDI® designer goods; and UCC® coffee.

Before turning to Intellectual Property law, he was a criminal prosecutor in Miami, Florida, and a criminal defense attorney in the Orlando, Florida area, with experience handling more than 50 jury trials as lead counsel.

In his free time he sings, plays blues and jazz guitar, loves to cook, and studies foreign languages.

Education

John Marshall Law School (L.L.M., Information Technology with high honors)
Hofstra University School of Law (J.D.)
Florida Atlantic University (B.A, Political Science)

Admissions

Florida
New York
United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida
Trademark Trial & Appeal Board
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia
United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Not Admitted in Virginia

Key Industries
  • Consumer products and services industries
  • Industrial products and services industries
  • Life science and healthcare industries
Associations & Organizations

International Trademark Association (INTA)

Recognition:

Trademark Insider – Top 50 Trademark Lawyers in the US
CT Corsearch  – Ranked # 5 and #6,  Attorneys Representing Italian and French Clients