Alanna B. Newman

Special Counsel

  • Alanna B. Newman
  • Phone: +1 212 404 8733

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  • Duane Morris LLP
    230 Park Avenue, Suite 1130
    New York, NY 10169-0079

Alanna B. Newman practices in the areas of commercial litigation and intellectual property law. Ms. Newman focuses her practice primarily on litigation, investigations, and providing advice in a variety of complex commercial matters, including intellectual property disputes and matters involving trademark and copyright.

Ms. Newman is a cum laude graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she was an Articles Editor for the Journal of Constitutional Law, and a summa cum laude graduate of Cornell University.

Ms. Newman served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Kiyo A. Matsumoto in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

Areas of Practice

  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Intellectual Property and Media Law


  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York


  • University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, J.D., cum laude
    - Articles Editor, Journal of Constitutional Law
  • Cornell University, B.S., summa cum laude


  • Duane Morris LLP
    - Special Counsel, 2022-present
    - Associate, 2020-2022
  • Satterlee Stephens LLP
    - Associate, 2018-2020
  • Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
    - Associate, 2012-2016, 2017-2018
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
    - Law Clerk to the Hon. Kiyo A. Matsumoto, 2016-2017

Honors and Awards

  • Named to Best Lawyers "Ones to Watch," 2024

Selected Publications