Michael Nesheiwat


Michael Nesheiwat is a member of the firm’s litigation group.  He is a registered Patent Attorney, and has advised clients and prosecuted patent applications encompassing a broad range of technologies.  Mr. Nesheiwat works on trademark, copyright and patent litigation in the federal courts, and on opposition and cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.  He also advises clients in the area of domestic and international data privacy compliance and best practices.

Before joining Collen, Michael practiced with another intellectual property law firm in New York, where he litigated copyright disputes involving fabric and jewelry designs, engaged in trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings, and prosecuted trademark and patent applications in the USPTO.





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Professional Leadership

Mr. Nesheiwat’s article “Doing Business Abroad? Brexit and its Implications on your Data Practices” was published in Westlaw Journal Computer & Internet, 2016 WL 4597655 (September 07, 2016).

Bar Admissions
  • New York State
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • Registered Patent Attorney, United States Patent Office

Mr. Nesheiwat is a graduate of Cornell University’s College of Arts and Sciences (B.A., Biological Sciences) and Fordham University School of Law (J.D.). In law school, Michael was a member of the Fordham Urban Law Journal and was awarded the Archibald R. Murray Public Service Award.