Firm Profile

Joanna Garelick GoldsteinJoanna Garelick GoldsteinAssociate, New York

Professional Experience

Joanna Garelick Goldstein has experience in all aspects of patent litigation and in many aspects of trademark practice. She has represented clients in the pharmaceutical arts and other technical areas in federal courts in complex patent litigations.  She has represented clients in trademark litigations in federal courts and also counsels clients with respect to foreign trademark oppositions.

In 2004, Ms. Goldstein served as a law clerk to the Honorable Lawrence E. Kahn, United States District Judge in the Northern District of New York.

While in law school, Ms. Goldstein was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society and participated in the AIPLA Richard S. Giles Moot Court Competition where she was named the Regional Competition winner and a National Competition Semi-Finalist. The faculty at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law awarded Ms. Goldstein the Jacob Burns Medal for Best Moot Court Oralist in the Class of 2003 and the Steven Eric Tannenbaum Leadership Award for service to the Cardozo community.


J.D., cum laude, Order of the Coif, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 2003
B.S., Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1998

Bar Admissions

State of New York, 2004; Northern District of New York, 2004; State of Connecticut, 2003; Southern District of New York, 2011; Eastern District of New York, 2011

Professional Activities

New York Bar Association; American Bar Association; New York Intellectual Property Law Association


Managing the Risks Associated with Injunctions and At-Risk Launches During Litigation and Appeal
American Conference Institute’s 2nd Annual Paragraph IV Disputes: Expert Insights on Hatch-Waxman Litigation Strategies for Brand Names and Generics
May 1, 2008


Fitzpatrick Receives Pro Bono Award from the Legal Aid Society
Legal Aid Society
November 4, 2010


Fitzpatrick Prevails in Patent Infringement Suit
Fitzpatrick Wins Patent Infringement Suit on Behalf of Bristol-Myers and Sanofi Against Apotex over Generic Plavix
June 21, 2007