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Geoff is a partner in the Global Commercial Disputes Group. His practice comprises counseling and litigating in the areas of complex commercial disputes, products liability, financial services matters, energy and natural resources matters, advertising/trademark matters, and international arbitration. Geoff also represents high net-worth individuals and public figures, including in the entertainment field, related to in-court and out-of-court disputes.


  • Cornell Law School, 2006, J.D., Note Editor, Journal of Law and Public Policy; Editor, Legal Information Institute; Honors Fellow, 1L Lawyering Program; Teaching Assistant, The Death Penalty in America, Cornell University
  • University of Kentucky, 2003, B.A., English, Business minor, magna cum laude; Golden Key International Honour Society

  • New York

  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court - Western District of New York
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Second Circuit

  • Cornell Law School's Alumni Association Executive Board of Directors
  • Federal Bar Council
  • New York City Bar Association

  • Honorable Sandra L. Townes, U.S. District Court - Eastern District of New York

Récompenses et distinctions

  • Member of the inaugural class of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association’s Equity Track Program 
  • Recipient of the National Bar Association’s 2019 Nation’s Best Advocates: 40 Lawyers Under 40 
  • Selected for inclusion in the New York Metro Super Lawyers Rising Stars list for Business Litigation, 2017-2021
  • Member of the inaugural Young Lawyers Editorial Board for The American Lawyer