robert A. lippman



B.A., Political Science, State University of New York at New Paltz, 1985
J.D., Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, New York, 1988


Robert A. Lippman has over 28 years of experience representing clients in connection with a wide range of general business matters. Roughly half of his practice is litigation-focused, and the other half is focused on working with small businesses and entrepreneurs to help them protect their intellectual property, in managing employment issues and contract disputes.

Mr. Lippman has developed concentrations in contract law, labor law, trade-secret protection, copyright, and trademark. He has particular experience in computer program copyrights, licensing, negotiation and litigation of distribution and service contracts, and related intellectual property matters. He has conducted numerous arbitration and mediation proceedings pursuant to the American Arbitration Association and International Center for Dispute Resolution Rules.

Mr. Lippman is admitted to practice in the State of New York, and he is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, the New York State Supreme Court, and the New York State Appellate Division. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association (Trial Lawyers Section and Intellectual Property Section), the American Bar Association (Intellectual Property Law Section and Labor and Employment Law Section), and the National Order of Barristers.