Debevoise & Plimpton LLP partners David Bernstein and Jay Neukom have been named among the "Top Intellectual Property Lawyers" in California by the Daily Journal. This list recognizes California’s leading lawyers handling intellectual property litigation matters.
Mr. Bernstein is partner and chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property Litigation Group and is widely recognized as one of the nation’s leading intellectual property litigators. His practice focuses on intellectual property and unfair competition matters including trademark and trade dress infringement and dilution, false advertising law, and internet and domain name law. In his profile, the Daily Journal highlights several of Mr. Bernstein’s matters that have raised critical, precedent-setting questions around trademark law over his decades-long career.
Mr. Neukom is partner and a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property Litigation Group. He is a veteran trial lawyer with extensive experience advising major Bay Area companies on complex business and intellectual property disputes, including trade secret misappropriation, patent and copyright infringement matters. In his profile, the Daily Journal highlights Mr. Neukom’s recent move to join the firm’s San Francisco office and a significant patent infringement win that he secured on behalf of GAF Materials.