Partner - Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto
Pasquale A Razzano has been a partner at Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto since 1991 and has practised IP law for over 40 years. He has served as lead trial counsel in trademark and other IP matters in US district courts for companies including Mars, Inc, Allied Signal, Canon, Sea Containers and Schering AG. He has also argued numerous appellate cases at the federal, Second, Third, Seventh and Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeals, and served as a special master in a patent infringement action in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York. He also has an extensive practice in patent and trademark counselling and licensing, and is responsible for supervising the patent and trademark portfolios of several major corporations.
Mr Razzano has been selected as a top IP law practitioner in every edition of Best Lawyers in America since 1995, and was named Best Lawyers 2012 New York City IP Litigation Lawyer of the year. He has also been recognised in Euromoney Legal Media Group’s Guide to the World's Leading Trademark Law Practitioners since 2002 and Guide to the World's Leading Patent Law Experts since 1999. In addition, he has been listed in the Legal 500 2007 to 2012 in the trademark litigation and IPcopyright: national categories. Mr Razzano’s biography appears in the 2006 and 2001 editions of Who's Who in America, Who's Who in American Law and International Who's Who of Trademark Lawyers. He was named as a Top New York IP Litigator in the 2006 to 2012 issues of Super Lawyers: New York Metro Edition. Mr Razzano was also listed in the inaugural issue of the World Trademark Review 1000.