Peter Cousins, Partner
Peter Cousins
Tel: (212) 705-9811

Professional Profile

Peter Cousins represents clients in the areas of corporate and commercial law, intellectual property, licensing, and real estate.  He negotiates corporate acquisitions and sales, asset-based financings, domestic and international trademark and copyright licenses, and leases of offices and retail spaces.  He advises clients regarding all aspects of trademark and copyright clearance, registration and enforcement, as well as corporate formation and starting a business.  He has counseled companies in such diverse industries as watches and jewelry, fragrance and beauty, clothing, publishing, home furnishings, and telecommunications, among others.

Memberships and Affiliations

New York State Bar Association, Business and Intellectual Property Law Sections
The New York Intellectual Property Law Association

Articles, Publications and Lectures

“Starting a Business in the United States:  A Practical Guide to Legal Issues  (3rd Edition)

The “Locating in the United States” series of legal guides


LLM, New York University School of Law, Corporation Law
J.D., Cornell Law School
B.A., Hamilton College

Bar Admissions

New York