Shane Wax

Associate

Shane Wax

Associate

Shane Wax has significant experience working with designers, artists, entertainers, brand owners and both large and small regarding all aspects of their intellectual property. His knowledge and practice is vast and extends to all areas of intellectual property, including patents, copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and trade secrets, litigation and transactional.

However, Shane’s main focus is on rights enforcement and dispute resolution, particularly federal litigation where he represents plaintiffs and defendants alike. He also provides general client counseling related to protection or enforcement of and transactions involving intellectual property rights. He works with clients across diverse industries including food and beverage, hospitality and restaurants, fashion, manufacturing, and digital advertising.

Prior to joining Gottlieb, Rackman & Reisman, Shane was an associate at a boutique commercial litigation firm in Brooklyn, New York. During this time, he regularly appeared before state and federal trial and appellate courts.

Outside of work, Shane has a passion for music. He is an amateur guitarist who loves live music and provides pro bono advice and counseling to independent musicians, artists and photographers.

bio

Shane Wax has significant experience working with designers, artists, entertainers, brand owners and both large and small regarding all aspects of their intellectual property. His knowledge and practice is vast and extends to all areas of intellectual property, including patents, copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and trade secrets, litigation and transactional.

However, Shane’s main focus is on rights enforcement and dispute resolution, particularly federal litigation where he represents plaintiffs and defendants alike. He also provides general client counseling related to protection or enforcement of and transactions involving intellectual property rights. He works with clients across diverse industries including food and beverage, hospitality and restaurants, fashion, manufacturing, and digital advertising.

Prior to joining Gottlieb, Rackman & Reisman, Shane was an associate at a boutique commercial litigation firm in Brooklyn, New York. During this time, he regularly appeared before state and federal trial and appellate courts.

Outside of work, Shane has a passion for music. He is an amateur guitarist who loves live music and provides pro bono advice and counseling to independent musicians, artists and photographers.

education

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
J.D., Cum Laude, 2014, Concentration in Intellectual Property and Communication Law
Cardozo Law Review, Associate Editor
Cornell University
B.A. in Economics, 2010

admissions

New York Bar
2015
Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
2015
Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
2018