Cozen O’Connor: Kessler, Ashley G.

Ashley G. Kessler


New York-Midtown

(212) 883-2221

(646) 461-2081

Ashley G. Kessler focuses her practice in the area of intellectual property, including trademark prosecution, licensing and litigation, and internet disputes. Ashley handles matters relating to ICANN proceedings, trademark proceedings within TTAB, copyright and entertainment matters, and patent litigation matters. She regularly counsels clients on all phases of intellectual property licensing and litigation.

Before joining Cozen O'Connor with the team of IP litigators from Feldman Gale, Ashley was head of Feldman Gale’s Trademark Prosecution department, overseeing all filings with the USPTO. While in law school, Ashley worked as a law clerk at Iconix Brand Group, Inc. and clerked in the intellectual property departments of both Miami and New York based law firms. While in law school, Ashley was a clerk for the Hon. Scott J. Silverman of the 11th Judicial Circuit in Miami.


18 Cozen O'Connor Attorneys Named New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

September 21, 2018

Super Lawyers has named 17 Cozen O'Connor attorneys to its 2018 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars list. Twelve were recognized as Super Lawyers and five were named "Rising Stars."

Cozen O’Connor Elects 19 Associates to Membership

April 09, 2018

Cozen O’Connor has elected 19 associates to membership in the firm. The management committee appointed this qualified group of attorneys to membership based on demonstrated professionalism, leadership, dedication, and loyalty to Cozen O’Connor.

12 Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

October 19, 2017

Super Lawyers has named 12 attorneys at Cozen O’Connor to its 2017 lists of top practitioners in the New York metro area. Six were recognized as Super Lawyers and six were named “Rising Stars,” a list that recognizes attorneys under the age of 40.


  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, J.D., 2009
  • New York University School of Law, LL.M., 2010
  • University of Florida, B.S., cum laude, 2006

Awards & Honors

New York Metro Super Lawyers, Rising Star 2018

  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court -- New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court -- Southern District of New York