Daniel Ilan


Daniel Ilan is a partner based in the New York Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP office.

Mr. Ilan’s practice focuses on intellectual property (IP) law. He regularly counsels global clients on diverse issues relating to protection and exploitation of IP assets. Mr. Ilan has particular expertise in IP and technology transactions, including IP licensing, IP acquisitions and sales, IP settlement agreements, R&D agreements, joint ventures and other strategic collaborations. Mr. Ilan also has extensive experience in IP issues arising in public offerings, IP collateralization and bankruptcy, as well as in technology standardization and related IP contribution and licensing. His diverse industry experience includes software and IT, telecommunications and the Internet, arts, media and entertainment, pharmaceuticals and life sciences, medical equipment, financial services, consumer goods and fashion.

Mr. Ilan’s recent clients have included Google Inc., Nortel Networks, the Estate of Roy Lichtenstein, Goldman Sachs, TPG Capital, Ricoh, América Móvil, Citibank, Warburg Pincus, GlaxoSmithKline and the Cunningham Dance Foundation.