Our Team

We're Hiring: Future of Digital Ownership Research Fellow

Faculty Co-Directors

Barton Beebe

Barton Beebe
John M. Desmarais Professor of Intellectual Property Law

Rochelle Dreyfuss

Rochelle Dreyfuss
Pauline Newman Professor of Law

Jeanne Fromer

Jeanne Fromer
Professor of Law

Scott Hemphill

Scott Hemphill
Professor of Law

Jason Schultz

Jason Schultz
Professor of Clinical Law 

Christopher Jon Sprigman

Christopher Jon Sprigman
Professor of Law

Katherine Strandburg

Katherine Jo Strandburg
Alfred Engelberg Professor of Law


Nicole Arzt
Operations Staff

Michael Weinberg Headshot

Michael Weinberg
Executive Director


Yeseul Song headshot

Yeseul Song
Joint Fellow with the NYU ITP Program

Global Fellows

Research Fellows

Student Fellows

Past Fellows

Santana Jackson Headshot

Santana Jackson
(Student Fellow 2019-20)

Linnea Pittman Headshot

Linnea Pittman
(Student Fellow 2019-20)

Neal Stimler

Neal Stimler
(Fellow 2019-20)

Jacob Victor Photo

Jacob Victor
(Fellow 2018-20)

Visiting Faculty

Christophe Geiger

Christophe Geiger
University of Strasbourg

Advisory Board

Mark Abate
Goodwin Procter LLP

Doug Cawley
McKool Smith

Judge Raymond Chen ('94)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Stephen Coates
Coates IP

Judge Denise Cote
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

Greg Cram
Associate Director of Copyright and Information Policy
The New York Public Library

John Desmarais ('88)
Founding Partner
Desmarais LLP

Ayala Deutsch ('89)
Executive Vice President & Deputy General Counsel
NBA Properties, Inc.

Vladimir Elgort
Chief IP Counsel
American Express

Alfred Engelberg ('65)
The Engelberg Foundation

Mark Ferguson
Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP

Henry Hadad
Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Keith Hummel
Partner, Cravath
Swaine & Moore LLP

Noreen Krall
Vice President and Chief Litigation Counsel
Apple Inc.

Judge Pierre Leval
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Benjamin Marks (’97)
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Erin Mehta
Counsel, Litigation & Patents

Donna Meuth
Associate General Counsel Intellectual Property

Judge Pauline Newman ('58)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Christopher R. Noyes

Steven Purdy
Senior IP Counsel

Douglas Norman
Vice President and General Patent Counsel
Eli Lilly and Company

Benjamin Ostapuk
Vice President, Law and Policy Group; Director, Intellectual Property Legal Group
Intel Corporation

Joseph Petersen
Kilpatrick Townsend

Mark Rachlin
Senior Patent Litigation Counsel

Ashok Ramani
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Claudia Ray ('92)
Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Melanie Rupert ('01)
Paul Hastings LLP

Judit Rius Sanjuan
International Governmental Organization

Laura Sheridan
Senior Patent Counsel

Jule Sigall
Associate General Counsel, IP Policy & Strategy
Microsoft Corporation 

Gigi Sohn
Distinguished Fellow
Georgetown Law Institute for Technology Law & Policy

Chief Judge Leonard Stark
U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware 

Bruce Wexler ('92)
Paul Hastings LLP 

Jennifer Yokoyama
Associate General Counsel, IP Litigation