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Doug is a member of the firm’s Entertainment and Media Group and leads our firm's Advertising and Marketing Law team, recognized by U.S. News & World Reports as the 2018 Law Firm of the Year for Advertising Law. 


  • University of New Hampshire School of Law, 2011, Honorary Doctor of Laws
  • New York University School of Law, 1977, LL.M., Trade Regulation
  • University of New Hampshire School of Law, 1976, J.D.
  • University of Rhode Island, 1972, B.A., Political Science

  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Bucharest, Romania

  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Second Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court - District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of New York

  • Past Chairman, Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance

Awards & Recognition

  • Honorary Doctor of Law degree, University of New Hampshire School of Law, 2011
  • Listed as a Leading Lawyer in The Legal 500 USA for Advertising and marketing: transactional, 2013-2019

Notable Quotes

  • 1 April 2014 "SAG-AFTRA Offers Olive Branch to Ad Industry" Variety
  • 1 April 2014 "Ad-ID Becomes Industry Standard for Commercials Under SAG-AFTRA" The Hollywood Reporter