Doug Isenberg’s Curriculum Vitae

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Contact Information:


Current Legal Practice:

  • Founder, The GigaLaw Firm, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 2005-present. Practice focuses exclusively on Internet and intellectual property legal issues, including domain name disputes and transactions.


Bar Membership:

  • State Bar of Georgia, USA, 1996-present



  • J.D., cum laude, Georgia State University College of Law, 1996
  • B.A., political science, Washington University in St. Louis, 1990


Academic Experience:

  • Adjunct professor of intellectual property and Internet law, Georgia State University College of Law


Previous Legal Practices:

  • Of Counsel, Needle & Rosenberg, P.C. (now Ballard Spahr LLP)
  • Manager, Legal Affairs, Meridian Management SA (exclusive marketing representative of the International Olympic Committee)
  • Associate, Alston & Bird LLP


Non-Legal Work Experience:

  • Founder and president, cc:Clients
  • Associate Editor, Business Atlanta magazine
  • Staff writer and copy editor, Gwinnett Daily News (a member of The New York Times Regional Newspaper Group)


Professional Activities:

  • Domain name panelist, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
  • Domain name panelist, National Arbitration Forum (NAF)
  • Domain name panelist, Czech Arbitration Court (CAC)
  • Domain name panelist, British Columbia International Commercial Arbitration Centre (BCICAC)
  • Member, ICANN’s Intellectual Property Constituency
  • Member, International Trademark Association (INTA)
  • Member and former chair, Intellectual Property Law Section, State Bar of Georgia
  • Charter member, Atlanta Intellectual Property Inn of Court
  • Founding Member, Intellectual Property Advisory Board, Georgia State University College of Law
  • Member, ADL Anti-Cyberhate Working Group


Selected Publications:


Selected Speaking Engagements and Interviews:

  • CNN, BusinessWeek, ABA Journal, Wired, SmartMoney, Computerworld, Internet Week, TechLinks, WIPO, Internet Governance Forum USA, SpringPosium, Strafford CLE, University of Georgia, MarkMonitor conferences, Anti-Defamation League’s National Meeting, Domain Roundtable conference, Atlanta Security Summit, PLI CLE, Goizueta Business School at Emory University, Technology Law Institute, Southeastern Intellectual Property Law Institute, Lawcast, This Week in Law, and many more