Kevin Goering has joins the New York office of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton

Kevin Goering has joined the New York office of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton as a partner in the business trial practice group. Goering, most recently head of Coudert Brothers Litigation Group in New York, specializes in First Amendment, intellectual property and general commercial litigation.

Goering has practiced media and publishing law extensively for over 20 years. He advises publishers, authors, television and radio broadcasters, Internet service providers and journalists with respect to intellectual property issues, including defamation, privacy, copyright, trademark, rights of publicity, anti-dilution and licensing issues. Goering has also handled a variety of litigation matters in state and federal court relating to trademarks, copyrights, franchising, licensing and trade secrets.

Goering received his J.D. from Cornell Law School in 1981 and his B.A. from the University of Kansas in 1977. He served as a law clerk to the Honorable Richard J. Cardamone of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals.