Brian is head of Gibney’s Intellectual Property Group. He has extensive experience assisting companies in investigation and enforcement procedures to combat trademark and copyright infringement. With a niche focus on anti-counterfeiting and anti-piracy, he handles all stages of civil anti-counterfeiting and infringement litigation as well as state and federal criminal actions.
Brian helps companies to secure and protect their intellectual property in the United States and abroad, and has worked with clients in industries including luxury goods, fashion, toys, cosmetics, software, sports and entertainment. Working closely with his clients over many years, he has assisted them in developing comprehensive strategies to support their growth from emerging businesses to global brands.
Recognized as an industry leader, Brian is frequently quoted on trends in intellectual property law. He has authored numerous articles and publications and speaks before industry and trade associations on issues including anti-counterfeiting, enforcement and trade dress.