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Listed as a Leading Lawyer and in the Hall of Fame in The Legal 500 USA for advertising and marketing law, Doug is a member of the firm’s Entertainment and Media Group and our firm's Advertising and Marketing Law team, recognized by U.S. News & World Reports as the 2020 Law Firm of the Year for Advertising Law. 

Qualifications

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

  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Caroline du Nord
  • Bucarest, Roumanie

  • 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

  • Co-Chair, Dean’s Council, UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law 
  • Past Chair of the Board of Trustees, Franklin Pierce Law Center
  • Past Chairman, Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance
 

Récompenses et distinctions

  • Law - Advertising - United States of America - Lawyer International – Legal 100 – 2021. The Legal 100 is issued by Lawyer International. A description of the selection methodology can be found at lawyer-intl.com.
  • Honorary Doctor of Law degree, University of New Hampshire School of Law, 2011
  • Listed as a Leading Lawyer and in the Hall of Fame in The Legal 500 USA for Advertising and marketing: transactional and regulatory and Advertising and marketing: litigation, 2013-2021.  A description of the selection methodology can be found at legal500.com.
  • Selected for inclusion in the New York Metro Super Lawyers list for Media/Advertising, 2007-2021. The New York Metro Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found at superlawyers.com
  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© for Advertising Law, 2008-2022. The Best Lawyers in America is issued by Best Lawyers. A description of the selection methodology can be found at bestlawyers.com
  • Ranked in Chambers USA for Nationwide Advertising: Transactional & Regulatory, 2015-2021. Chambers USA is issued by Chambers and Partners. A description of the selection methodology can be found at chambers.com.
  • No aspect of the above advertisements have been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Notable Quotes

  • 24 September 2021 "Ad Giant WPP to Pay $19 Million to Resolve SEC Investigation" The Wall Street Journal
  • 24 June 2020 "Reed Smith LLP: why advertisers must act to end $230bn digital media corruption and waste" More about Advertising