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Admitted to Practice

  • New York, 2011

Yonatan S. Berkovits

Yonatan Berkovits focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation and media litigation, routinely counseling clients on a broad range of legal issues and strategies. Before practicing law, Yonatan worked as a screenwriter for television and film.

Representative Experience

Klapper v. Viacom, et al.

Representing defendants in libel claims arising out of reality television show "Mob Wives." Dismissed as barred by appearance release and attorney fees awarded. On appeal before 2nd Department (2nd Dep’t, N.Y. App. Div. 2014)

Picciano v.

Defended the owner of an online dating service in an action alleging negligence and false advertising. Action withdrawn after motion to dismiss filed. (N.Y. Sup. Ct. 2014)

Additional Qualifications

  • Associate, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, New York, N.Y., 2010-2011
  • Summer Associate, McKenna Long & Aldridge, LLP, Atlanta, 2008