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Rachel Leah Pearlman

Rachel Leah Pearlman

Partner

Office: Albany | 518-452-5600 linkedin

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Rachel  has experience in many different areas of intellectual property law including patent prosecution, copyright and trademark litigation and licensing. Rachel focuses her practice on information technology law and is especially active in the computer systems, computer science, Internet, and the fashion industry. Before joining the firm, she worked in the intellectual property practice at Dickstein Shapiro LLP in New York City. She is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey, U.S. District Courts for the Northern District of New York and the District of New Jersey, and is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Before becoming an attorney, Rachel worked in the information technology field for almost a decade. During this time, she was employed as both a programmer and a project manager. She also served as vice president of a small consulting company, where she managed the design, development, and implementation of core systems for major financial institutions, leading non-profits, and Fortune 500 companies.

Rachel enjoys performing in local theatre productions along with seeing Broadway shows.  Her favorite book would be "Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man" by Fannie Flagg.

  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 2007, cum laude
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Masters of Science, 2000
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Bachelors of Science, 1997
  • Recognized for work counseling pro se litigants in connection with the New York Family Court Project, 2008
  • Pro Bono Service Award, 2008
  • New York State Bar
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Overview

    Rachel  has experience in many different areas of intellectual property law including patent prosecution, copyright and trademark litigation and licensing. Rachel focuses her practice on information technology law and is especially active in the computer systems, computer science, Internet, and the fashion industry. Before joining the firm, she worked in the intellectual property practice at Dickstein Shapiro LLP in New York City. She is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey, U.S. District Courts for the Northern District of New York and the District of New Jersey, and is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

    Before becoming an attorney, Rachel worked in the information technology field for almost a decade. During this time, she was employed as both a programmer and a project manager. She also served as vice president of a small consulting company, where she managed the design, development, and implementation of core systems for major financial institutions, leading non-profits, and Fortune 500 companies.

    Rachel enjoys performing in local theatre productions along with seeing Broadway shows.  Her favorite book would be "Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man" by Fannie Flagg.

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  • Education
    • Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 2007, cum laude
    • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Masters of Science, 2000
    • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Bachelors of Science, 1997
  • Recognitions
    • Recognized for work counseling pro se litigants in connection with the New York Family Court Project, 2008
    • Pro Bono Service Award, 2008
  • Admissions
    • New York State Bar
    • New Jersey State Bar Association
    • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office