• J.D., Hofstra University School of Law, 1985
  • B.A., Hofstra University, Honors, 1982

Bar Admissions

  • New York (1986)
  • U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York (1986)





Brad D. Rose

7 Times Square
New York, NY 10036-6569
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Brad D. Rose is the chair of the Intellectual Property Department and a prominent and widely known litigator and transactional attorney in the music, entertainment, digital media, fashion and consumer products industries. Brad specializes in helping clients, along with their key advisors, to build and protect brand value and intellectual property  assets, both domestically and internationally, through a variety of forward thinking initiatives and, when necessary, litigation.  

Brad is consistently listed in Chambers USA, Legal 500 US and Super Lawyers Top 100 as one of the leading practioners in both contentious and non-contentious intellectual property matters.  Brad excels in such areas as: strategic planning and counseling across all legal, business and financial platforms and businesses; crisis management and public relations integration for high net worth individuals, brands and celebrities; litigation (prosecution and defense of intellectual property rights as well as all forms of corporate, commercial and employment litigation); asset monetization transactions including licensing, corporate structuring, secured lending and financing; corporate merger and acquisition work inclusive of liquidity event transactions and legal due diligence in support of liquidity transactions or acquisitions.  

For a list of Brad's representative clients, click here

Previous Positions

  • Lord Day & Lord, Associate (1987-1989)
  • Kreindler & Relkin, Associate (1985-87)


Speaking Engagements

  • Speaker, "Opening Move: A Primer on Trademark Cease and Desist Letters," Practical Law, (October 2014)
  • Speaker, Protecting Your Client's Image: The Use of Intellectual Property Law to Represent a Client's Business and Personal Interests, University of Miami School of Law 15th Annual Entertainment & Sports Law Symposium (April 2012).
  • Speaker, Celebrity Branding/Licensing: Domestic and International Business and Legal Considerations, American Bar Association Entertainment & Sports Law Forum Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada (October 2010)
  • Panelist, Fordham University School of Law panels on Entertainment, Intellectual Property and Brand Protection

Professional Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association


  • Named as leading trademark lawyer by World Trademark Review (2014-2015)
  • Named by Legal 500 US as being among the leading Intellectual Property, Copyright lawyers in the U.S. (2012-2014 editions)
  • Named as a “Super Lawyer” in the area of Intellectual Property by Super Lawyers – New York Metro (2008-2014)
  • Named among Top 100 Lawyers in New York City by Super Lawyers - New York Metro (2013-2014)
  • Named as #3 Trademark Attorney in the U.S. by Trademark Insider (2009)
  • Named by Legal 500 – Intellectual Property, Technology, Media & Telecoms US as being among the leading Intellectual Property lawyers in the United States (2007, 2008)
  • Named by Legal 500 – Litigation as being among the leading Intellectual Property lawyers in the United States (2007)