The Law Offices of Richard Mark Blank bring together a vast array of attorneys and other professionals to provide superior service to all of our clients. Our firm and extensive resources enable us to manage all of our client’s legal needs. This provides the hands-on personal service only possible with a small firm, while offering legal service as thorough as the largest of firms.
Bringing decades of business experience outside of the legal arena, our firm also brings practical knowledge to our legal services. As such, we have an enormous network of consultants and other professionals to assist with research, serve as expert witnesses, provide technical evaluation, and other resources..
Richard Mark Blank, Esq.
Mr. Blank has been a practicing attorney since 1994 representing corporations, brand owners, celebrities, athletes, inventors, artists, designers, banks, real estate developers, and real estate buyers and sellers.
As an acknowledged leader in the licensing community for over twenty-five years, Mr. Blank has enormous experience in the sales, marketing and operations side of intellectual property management. He has worked as a licensing agent and entrepreneur since 1976. As such he has personally launched brands, characters, and a diverse array of products worldwide.
As and intellectual property attorney, he brings practical insights and vast knowledge of standard terms, customs, and practices across a wide variety of industries. Mr. Blank’s track record earned him the appointment as Vice President (2000-2001) and Secretary (1999-2000) of the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association, the trade organization for the over $150 billion dollar licensing industry.
Mr. Blank’s unparalleled reputation continues to attract major companies and best-known personalities and has established him as a leading authority on all areas of licensing and intellectual property law. As a result he is listed in numerous directories and trade publications including Marquis’ “Who’s Who in America.”
As a practicing real estate attorney, Mr. Blank has represented corporations, associations, developers, real estate brokerages, landlords, mortgage banks, and individual buyers and sellers. From commercial and residential sales to development and litigation, Mr. Blank has successfully negotiated and closed transactions, litigated, and structured operations from a legal perspective. He has worked with public, private and non-profit entities.
Richard Mark Blank is admitted to practice in New York, Connecticut, and Washington D.C. He is also admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York and is a United States registered patent attorney.