William S. Galkin

20-Plus Years In Business, Technology And Digital

Biography

William has more than 20 years experience advising companies at all stages of development on entering into, structuring and managing a wide variety of relationships in the areas of information technology, Internet, e-commerce, content, and computer law, including licensing, development, alliance, distribution and outsourcing arrangements.

He also provides general advice in the area of intellectual property. William has served as an adjunct professor of Computer Law at the University of Maryland School of Law; an adjunct professor of Business Law at the Merrick School of Business at the University of Baltimore; Special Intellectual Property Counsel for the Office of the Maryland Attorney General; and Chairperson of the "Crimes in Cyberspace Panel" for the 19th National Information Systems Security Conference (Sponsored by the National Security Agency).

William has also authored numerous articles on information technology as well as the Maryland Intellectual Property and Technology Transactions Forms and Practice Manual, published by Data Trace Publishing in 2009.

 

Practice Areas

  • Information technology
  • Internet

Education

  • New York University School of Law, New York, New York
    • J.D. - 1985
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
  • New York University
    • B.A. - 1979
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Omicron Delta Epsilon (International Honors Society For Economics)
    • Major: Economics

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland, 1987
  • Israel

Published Works

  • Information Technology as Well as the Maryland Intellectual Property and Technology Transactions Forms and Practice Manual, Data Trace Publishing, May, 2008

Honors

  • New York University Founder's Day Award

Classes & Seminars

  • Adjunct Professor Computer Law, University of Maryland School of Law
  • Adjunct Professor of Business Law, Merrick School of Business at the University of Baltimore

Past Positions

  • Meitar Liquornik Geva & Leshem Brandwein, Partner
  • Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf, Hendler & Sameth
  • Frank, Bernstein, Conaway & Goldman
  • Office of the Maryland Attorney General, Special Intellectual Property Counsel
  • Schwell Wimpfheimer & Associates LLP, Member