Marilyn Neiman is a member of Cozen O'Connor's Intellectual Property practice group in the firm's Business Law Department. She joined Cozen O’Connor in 2011, and is resident in the New York office. She is a litigator with extensive experience in patent litigation from the inception of a case through trial, settlement or disposition by motion practice.
Marilyn has been counsel in many patent, trademark, and copyright cases throughout the United States, as well as, commercial cases. A significant portion of her work includes patent litigations under the Hatch-Waxman Act. She also has extensive appellate experience before federal appellate courts. In addition to her litigation practice, Marilyn counsels clients concerning the protection of their intellectual property rights, including providing patent validity and infringement opinions. She has represented generic pharmaceutical companies, as well as many other companies involved in a wide range of products and services, including construction equipment, internet technology, and robotic surgery. She represents both patentees and accused infringers.
She is a member of the New York County Lawyers' Association and its Federal Courts Committee.
She has a bachelor's degree in biology from Cornell University, attended two years of medical school at the College of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (passing Part I of the National Medical Boards) and has a law degree from Pace University School of Law.