Rachel Kaplowitz

Biography

Rachel Kaplowitz
Rachel Kaplowitz is an associate in Weil’s Complex Commercial Litigation and Intellectual Property & Media practice groups. Ms. Kaplowitz’s practice encompasses a broad range of complex commercial litigation, with a focus on corporate, consumer, music licensing, and other IP disputes and counseling in a variety of industries.

Ms. Kaplowitz’s recent experience includes serving on Weil teams representing:

  • Sirius XM and Pandora in trial proceedings before the Copyright Royalty Board to determine sound recording performance royalty rates
  • Pilgrim’s Pride in a series of federal class actions across the country brought by direct and indirect purchasers alleging that the major chicken producers reduced output to raise the price of broiler chickens
  • Several companies, as debtors and creditors, in connection with restructurings and related litigation

She has assisted with a variety of different aspects of these and other engagements, including legal research, discovery and document review, deposition preparation, and the drafting of trial examinations, pre-trial motions, and other written filings.

In addition, Ms. Kaplowitz maintains an active pro bono practice, including recent work with New York Lawyers for the Public Interest, the Asylum Seeker Advocacy Project, and the Innocence Project.

Ms. Kaplowitz regularly contributes articles to Firm and other publications, including on topics such as discovery and procedure.

Ms. Kaplowitz received her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she was an editor of the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law and acted as a research assistant aiding in scholarship surrounding Fourth Amendment jurisprudence. During her time in law school, she also received a Certificate in Management from the Wharton School and served as a Judicial Intern to the Honorable Eduardo C. Robreno of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Ms. Kaplowitz earned her B.A. in History and Italian, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Cornell University.

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