Attorney Profile

Michael N. Cohen

Michael Cohen

Cohen IP Law Group, PC
9025 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 301
Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Beverly Hills

California (CA)

Contact Contact Michael N. Cohen
T: 310-288-4500

Practice Areas: Intellectual Property (60%), Intellectual Property Litigation (30%), Business/Corporate (10%)

Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property Litigation


Industry Groups: Business/Corporate, Intellectual Property, Intellectual Property Litigation


Ranked among the top trademark firms in the nation in the 2009, 2010, and 2011 Editions of Intellectual Property Today Magazine, Mr. Cohen's practice involves matters of intellectual property and business law. He is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office as a patent attorney and is experienced in all phases of IP litigation relating to patent infringement validity and enforceability, trademark infringement, trade secret misappropriation, unfair competition, and interference with contractual relations. Mr. Cohen also specializes in matters involving UDRP proceedings, cybersquatting, and other domain name issues, and has successfully obtained preliminary injunctions against cybersquatters. Mr. Cohen is also active in rendering patent and trademark validity and infringement opinions in a wide range of technical disciplines. He has argued and prepared motions and briefs in proceedings before the United States District Courts, the Trademark Trial and Appeals Board (TTAB), as well as appellate practice before the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC). He regularly counsels clients in entertainment transactions, new media law, and IP transactional matters including licensing options and strategies, joint development, service provider and confidentiality agreements in addition to Internet-based terms of use and privacy policy statements. Mr. Cohen is frequently retained by entertainment and business law firms to handle specialized matters involving their client's patent and trademark portfolios and to resolve infringement disputes.

Years of Selection

• Rising Stars: 2012 - 2014

About Michael Cohen

Admitted: 2003, California

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Honors and Awards:

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • United States Federal Patent Bar, Registered to Practice Before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2001
  • United States District Court - Central District of California
  • United States District Court - Northern District of California
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, Washington, DC
  • State Bar of California

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Beverly Hills Bar Association - Order of Distinguished Attorneys
  • America Bar Association - Intellectual Property Division
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Jewish Federation Legal Division, 2010

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

Representative Clients:

  • Amplifind Music; We Are The Fallen; Hyundia-Kia Motors; The 88; Sinomax Enterprises; Damon Wayans; Bonfit America; Nigel Lythgoe; JVM Co. Ltd; Night Ranger; Coptervision; Sick Puppies; Bio Gold Fuels; Villa San Juliette Holdings;EMI Software; Eurocinema; Green Tech; Bandai; Atlantis Energy; KOI Group; 1 Advanced Technologies; Runway Magazine

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • Finalist, National Trial Competition (NTC), 2002
  • Paul W. Wildman Scholar


Educational Background:

  • Juris Doctorate: Southwestern University School of Law, 2002
  • Bachelor of Arts: Arizona State University, 1996

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