Scott Lesowitz
  • Business Law, Intellectual Property, Trademarks...
  • California, New York
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Summary

Scott is the complete trial lawyer package, fusing rigorous legal scholarship and writing with practical litigation experience. Scott is a cum laude graduate of U.C.L.A. and Harvard Law School. During law school, Scott interned for the Honorable Barry T. Moskowitz of the Southern District of California. Scott also studied Jewish law in Jerusalem for six months.

At Syverson, Lesowitz & Gebelin, LLP, Scott handles copyright and trademark infringement cases, trade secrets litigation, and general civil litigation matters. Scott represents both plaintiffs and defendants.

Scott is a Super Lawyers Rising Star. Avvo.com ranks Scott as a 10 out of 10. The LA Business Journal recognized Scott as one of Los Angeles County’s top 25 white collar and cyber crimes attorneys.

Scott recently obtained a $2 million judgment for a client in an online defamation case. Scott also recently obtained a victory for a client in a breach of contract and restitution case; Scott’s client paid nothing to the plaintiff. Also, using his background as a computer programmer, Scott guided a client whose video game was infringed to a seven-figure settlement.

Due to an international client base, Scott has handled many jurisdictional battles. Scott succeeded in persuading a domestic court to exercise personal jurisdiction in a matter between two foreign entities. Periodicals in the United States and Europe have published articles about this ruling.

Scott heads the firm's cyber-crime defense practice and FTC defense practice.

Scott is licensed to practice law in both California and New York.

With two pre-school age sons, Scott has plenty of real-world experience in conflict resolution, bargaining, mitigating damages, and facing off against persistent and cunning opponents. Scott also knows each character in both the PAW Patrol and the Car Patrol.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Trademarks
  • Communications & Internet Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
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New York
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2nd Circuit
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9th Circuit
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D.C. Circuit
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U.S. District Court for Central District of California
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U.S. District Court for Eastern District of New York
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U.S. District Court for Northern District of California
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U.S. District Court for Southern District of New York
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Attorney
Syverson, Lesowitz & Gebelin, LLP
- Current
Attorney
Raines Feldman LLP
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Attorney
Miller Barondess, LLP
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Assistant United States Attorney
United States Attorney's Office
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Attorney
Dentons
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Education
Harvard Law School
J.D. (2007)
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University of California - Los Angeles
B.A. (2004)
Honors: cum laude
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Awards
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Top 25 White Collar and Cyber Crimes Attorneys
LA Business Journal
Professional Associations
New York State Bar
Member
Current
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California State Bar
Member
Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
9th Circ. Further Clarifies 1st Sale Defense For Software
Portfolio Media (Law360)
Data Holders Must Prepare for Lawsuit Wave after Ruling
Los Angeles Daily Journal
Gaming Jurisdiction
Intellectual Property Magazine
Personal Jurisdiction Takeaways From Calif. Copyright Case
Portfolio Media (Law360)
Federal Sentencing Enhancements for Prior Convictions
Northern Illinois University Law Review
Independent Redistricting Commissions
Harvard Journal on Legislation
Speaking Engagements
Online Privacy, 88.9 FM in Irvine
2015
Websites & Blogs
Website
Scott Lesowitz' Website Profile
Website
Syverson, Lesowitz & Gebelin, LLP Website
Blog
Syverson, Lesowitz & Gebelin Articles
Contact & Map
Syverson, Lesowitz & Gebelin, LLP
8383 Wilshire Blvd
#520
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
USA
Telephone: (310) 270-6000