Arthur A. Silverstein PDF Print E-mail

aasMr. Silverstein spent over 30 years in corporate trademark departments with J. C. Penney Company, Inc., Nabisco Brands, Inc., and Pfizer Inc. For the last 12 years at Pfizer, he was the head of its global trademark department, where he integrated the trademark portfolios and departments of two major acquired pharmaceutical and health care companies (Warner-Lambert Company and Pharmacia) and managed a group of trademark professionals located in the United States, Germany and Japan.  He counseled and educated marketing executives, established relationships with a global network of trademark counsel and agents, and implemented global programs to protect the trademark, trade dress and product configuration of VIAGRA, one of the best-known pharmaceutical products—and trademarks—in the world.


St. John’s University School of Law; Jamaica, NY (J.D., 1975)

  • Associate Editor, St. John’s University Law Review, Vol. 49
  • St. Thomas More Legal Research Institute
  • Dean’s List (1971 – 1972)

City College of New York; New York, NY (B.A., 1968)

Bar Admissions

New York State (1976)

Southern District of New York (1976)

Eastern District of New York (1976)

Professional Associations

International Trademark Association (INTA)

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA)

American Bar Association

New York State Bar Association

Bar Association of the City of New York