Global law firm Rimon PC adds Shelley Ivan as Litigation Partner in New York Office
News Shelley Ivan · October 31, 2022
Ms. Ivan joins Rimon from Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP.
Ms. Ivan is a seasoned litigator with over 15 years of experience in intellectual property and complex commercial litigation. She has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in a wide range of disputes spanning numerous industries and covering a broad spectrum of issues, including patent infringement, licensing, copyright, breach of contract, business torts, breach of fiduciary duty, common law fraud, RICO, bankruptcy, antitrust, real estate, banking, securities, and capital markets.
Ms. Ivan is a registered patent attorney with a background in molecular biology and organic chemistry and has represented pharmaceutical companies in Hatch-Waxman patent infringement actions. Ms. Ivan has also represented high tech companies including, Fintiv Inc., in a patent infringement case against Apple Inc. involving Apple Pay and virtual payment cards on mobile devices.
Ms. Ivan has extensive experience in Federal Circuit appeals and a record of drafting five consecutive winning briefs over the past year. She is also a Harvard Business School (Executive MBA Alternative PLD) alumna and a strategic advisor dedicated to meticulously customizing client representation to optimize business strategies and transaction cost economics.
“We are excited to welcome Shelley to Rimon,” said Juan Zuniga, Managing Partner of Rimon. “Expanding our litigation capabilities as well as our presence in New York is a priority, and Shelley’s deep knowledge and well-rounded background in litigation makes her an ideal fit for our firm.”
“I am thrilled to join Rimon’s all-star team of highly skilled attorneys and visionaries around the world,” said Shelley Ivan. “Rimon offers a novel and astoundingly efficient model for practicing law. I am humbled by the opportunity to contribute to the expansion of Rimon’s cutting-edge model and global footprint.”
Ms. Ivan graduated from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University (J.D.), Harvard Business School (Executive MBA Alternative PLD), Hunter College of the City University of New York (M.A., B.A., Biology), and Plovdiv University, Bulgaria (B.A., Ecology).
Rimon has 48 offices across five continents. The firm is widely known as being at the vanguard of legal innovation. The firm has been repeatedly recognized by the Financial Times as one of North America’s most innovative law firms. The firm’s Managing Partners were both named ‘Legal Rebels’ by the American Bar Association’s ABA Journal and have spoken on innovations in the practice of law at Harvard and Stanford Law Schools. Rimon and its lawyers have also received numerous awards for excellence, including from Best Lawyers and Chambers.