Hillel I. Parness

Rimon Global Alliance*


Columbia University

Previous Experience

Parness Law Firm, PLLC (Owner)

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett 

Brown Raysman Millstein Felder & Steiner

Lovells (Hogan Lovells)

Robins Kaplan Miller & Ciresi

Mr. Parness has been a member of the faculty of Columbia Law School since 2002, where he teaches courses about Intellectual Property and Internet law.

Bars & Courts

New Jersey (as well as New York)

Professional Experience

Mr. Parness has broad experience on a wide range of litigation matters, including: copyright, trademark, computer software, music licensing, domain name disputes, entertainment, insurance/reinsurance, real estate/construction/architecture, financial services, securities, white-collar defense, and even some family/matrimonial work.

Additionally, he holds substantial expertise in intellectual property and E-Commerce, on both the litigation and transactional sides.  He ha also worked on complex contract disputes analyzing potential or active contracts for problems, has had primary responsibility for a number of appeals before the intermediate and highest courts in New York and New Jersey, and second-chair responsibility for appeals before the Second Circuit. 

Mr. Parness has also written a series of amicus briefs on copyright cases before the Second Circuit, Seventh Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court.

* Rimon Global Alliance

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