(March 19, 2012, Weil News)
Randi W. Singer, a litigation partner in the New York office of Weil, Gothshal & Manges LLP, was named a 2012 "Rising Star" in the field of Media and Entertainment by newswire Law360. The award honors attorneys under the age of 40 for their accomplishments in their respective practice groups.
In a profile in Law360, Ms. Singer ascribes her success to "taking a practical approach to her clients’ needs and working hard to understand where her work fits into the client’s business goals." (Click here
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Ms. Singer’s practice focuses on copyright and Lanham Act false advertising and trademark litigation, as well as privacy, social media, music licensing, First Amendment, right of publicity and other intellectual property issues. Her extensive litigation experience ranges from motion practice to bench and jury trials, with a particular expertise in preliminary injunction proceedings. Ms. Singer has taught Trademarks and Unfair Competition Law as an adjunct professor at St. John’s University School of Law, and she is also the New York head of Women@Weil, Weil’s women’s affinity group. After receiving her JD from Columbia Law School, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, Ms. Singer clerked for the Honorable Richard Owen, US District Judge for the Southern District of New York.