Ray Beckerman

Ray Beckerman, PC
Contact: 718.544.3434
Experience:
Law School: St. John's University School of Law - St. John's University
Jurisdictions: New York
2nd Circuit
3rd Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
US District Court EDNY
US District Court SDNY

OVERVIEW

About Ray Beckerman
I'm a business lawyer in New York City, at Ray Beckerman, P.C., with offices conveniently located in downtown Forest Hills, Queens. We represent small and medium sized businesses, are are well known for commercial litigation and copyright litigation. I'm the author of the copyright law blog, "Recording Industry vs The People", which Justia.com has rated as the #1 most popular all time copyright law blog in the U.S. I'm "NewYorkCountryLawyer" on Slashdot.org, and @RayBeckerman on Twitter.
Directory Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Business Law
  • Communications & Internet Law
  • Entertainment & Sports
  • Intellectual Property
Additional Practice Areas
  • Constitutional Law
  • Copyright
  • General Civil
  • Internet Law
  • Software Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
2nd Circuit
3rd Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
US District Court EDNY
US District Court SDNY
Professional Experience
President, Ray Beckerman, PC
-Current
Partner, Vandenberg & Feliu LLP
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Partner, Beldock Levine & Hoffman LLP
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Owner, Ray Beckerman & Associates, PC
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Partner, Gallet Dreyer & Berkey
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Owner, Ray Beckerman, Attorney at Law
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Litigation Associate, Squadron Ellenoff Plesent & Lehrer
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Litigation associate, Lowey Dannenberg & Knapp
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Law Clerk, Summer Associate, Student Litigation Associate, Litigation Associate, Phillips Nizer LLP
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Education
St. John's University School of Law - St. John's UniversityJ.D. (1978)Cum Laude
Honors: Graduated cum laude. Winner of Federal Bar Council's Cornelius W. Wickersham, Jr., Award in Constitutional Law; American Jurisprudence Awards in Constitutional Law and Business Organizations; named to St. John's Law Review.
Activities: St. John's Law Review 1975-76. Worked full time at Phillips Nizer Benjamin Krim & Ballon.
City University of New York - Lehman CollegeB.A.English Literature; Classics
Activities: Editor in Chief of school newspaper, Meridian. Member of Editorial Board of literary magazine, Echo.
City University of New York - Brooklyn College
Activities: Cub sports reporter on college newspaper, The Kingsman.
Professional Activities
Member Entertainment Law Committee, Association of the Bar of the City of New York 2012-Current
Member Association of the Bar of the City of New York 1978-Current
Former member, Copyright Law Committee, Information Technology Law Committee, Entertainment Law Committee, Civil Court Committee Association of the Bar of the City of New York 1983-2012
Awards
AV ranking, Martindale Hubbell
Every year since 1984
Cornelius W. Wickersham, Jr, Award in Constitutional Law, Federal Bar Council
AmJur Award in Business Organizations, American Jurisprudence
AmJur Award in Constitutional Law, American Jurisprudence
Appointed to Law Review, St. John's Law Review
Professional Associations
Member of the Bar of the Court, US Supreme Court
-Current
Member of the Bar of the Court, US Court of Appeals 3d Circuit
-Current
Member of the Bar of the Court, US Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit
-Current
Member of the Bar of the Courts, New York State Bar
-Current
Member , Association of the Bar of the City of New York
-Current
Member of the Bar of the Court, US District Courts Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
-Current

PUBLICATIONS

WEBSITES & BLOGS

Website: Website

SOCIAL MEDIA

CONTACT & MAP

Ray Beckerman, P.C.
108-18 Queens Blvd 4 Fl
Forest Hills, NY 11375
USA
Telephone: 718.544.3434
Telephone: 718.544.3434