Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, NAB
Garrett Levin serves as deputy general counsel for Intellectual Law and Policy in the Legal and Regulatory Affairs department at the National Association of Broadcasters. Before joining NAB, Garrett was senior counsel to Senator Patrick Leahy (VT) on the Senate Judiciary Committee, policy advice on IP, telecommunications, antitrust and consumer protection issues. He previously was an international and domestic copyright policy attorney at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, where he was one of two lead authors of a Department of Commerce’s Green Paper that provided the most comprehensive assessment of digital copyright issues since 1995.
Before joining the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Garrett was a litigator at Jenner & Block, where he specialized in digital copyright issues, including extensive practice before the Copyright Royalty Board. He also served as a law clerk for Judge Ronald Lee Gilman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and for Judge Orinda Evans of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.
Garrett graduated with a B.F.A. in Film and Television Production from New York University. He holds a J.D. from Duke University School of Law, as well as an M.A. in Cultural Anthropology from Duke.