Marc C. Levy

Partner

Background

Marc C. Levy specializes in intellectual property litigation and enforcement with an emphasis on trademark and unfair competition matters. Marc applies his extensive litigation and trial experience towards helping his clients protect and enforce their brands by providing strategic brand management counseling. He received his A.B. in Philosophy from the University of California–Berkeley in 1986, and his J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School in 1989.

Best Lawyers Award Badge

WTR 1000 2017 Recommended Individual


Education

Harvard Law School
J.D. (cum laude) 1989

University of California, Berkeley
Philosophy
A.B. 1986

Honors and Awards

  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® - Intellectual Property Litigation, 2013-2018
  • Top Rated AV Preeminent™ Intellectual Property Lawyer, Martindale-Hubbell®, 2002-2018
  • World Trademark Review (WTR) 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals, 2014-2017
  • Listed in Chambers USA - Notable Lawyer, Intellectual Property, Colorado, 2015

Experience

Marc brings more than 25 years of experience in intellectual property litigation and trial work with a concentration in trademark, false advertising and unfair competition cases. In the trademark area, he has extensive national experience in preliminary injunction hearings, trials and appeals in federal courts, as well as inter partes proceedings at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. He has represented clients in these matters, including preliminary injunction hearings and trials, in federal trial and appellate courts across the country. In the advertising arena, Marc has not only represented clients in the federal courts, but also at the National Advertising Division of the Better Business Bureau.

Marc is an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Colorado Law School where he teaches Trademark and Unfair Competition Law.

Affiliations

Marc is admitted to the state bars of Washington and Colorado. He is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Marc is also a member of the International Trademark Association (INTA).

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