Howard S. Hogan is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. His practice focuses on intellectual property litigation and counseling, including trademark, copyright, false advertising, licensing and Internet matters. Mr. Hogan has represented various corporations and individuals in a broad range of industries, including sports, fashion, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and online services. A significant portion of Mr. Hogan's practice focuses on computer and Internet-related issues, and Mr. Hogan has represented and counseled a wide variety of companies on the issues, whether they are Internet-focused companies or traditional brick-and-mortar companies. In his more than eight years in practice, Mr. Hogan has handled numerous complex cases in a variety of federal and state courts.
From 1999-2000 Mr. Hogan was Law Clerk to the Honorable Naomi Reice Buchwald, United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York. Prior to joining Gibson Dunn, Mr. Hogan was an associate with the New York office of Debevoise & Plimpton, LLP.
Mr. Hogan received his B.S.F.S., magna cum laude, from Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in 1994 in International Relations, Law, and Organization, Phi Beta Kappa with a European Studies Certificate. In 1999 he received his J.D., cum laude, from New York University School of Law, where he was Editor-in-Chief of The Commentator and Research and Writing Editor for the Moot Court Board. Mr. Hogan is also an alumnus of Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford University, where he spent the 1992-93 academic term as a visiting student.
Mr. Hogan is a member of the bars of New York, Connecticut and the District of Columbia, and has been admitted to appear before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the District of Columbia.