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Julie E. Kurzrok

Frommer Lawrence & Haug LLP

745 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10151
Telephone: 212-588-0800
Facsimile: 212-588-0500

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  • Practice Areas:
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Patent Litigation
  • Scientific Areas
  • Biology


Julie Kurzrok's practice focuses primarily on intellectual property litigation. Her litigation experience is mainly in pharmaceutical patent litigation arising under the Hatch-Waxman Amendments to the Federal Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act. Prior to attending law school, she worked for Schering Plough Research Institute in the field of preclinical reproductive toxicology.


Frommer Lawrence & Haug LLP [Associate] 2008- Present

Ms. Kurzrok's experience involves all phases of litigation, including fact and expert discovery, motions, and trial practice. Her experience also includes preparing witnesses for depositions and taking depositions.

Schering Plough Research Institute [Assistant Scientist II] 2002-2005

At Schering Plough, Ms. Kurzrok performed pre-clinical drug testing in reproductive toxicology. In this role, she complied with Standard Operating Procedures and Good Laboratory Practices.


B.S. Biological Sciences, Binghamtom University, 2000
M.S. Biology, Rutgers University, 2005
J.D., Rutgers University School of Law at Camden, 2008

  • Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • District of New Jersey
  • New York
  • Southern District of New York
  • Eastern District of New York
  • Registered to Practice Before the U.S.
  • Patent and Trademark Office
  • Bar Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York County Lawyers Association
  • New York Intellectual Property Law Association

Recent Representative Publications

Julie E. Kurzrok and Stephen J. Lieb, "Unigene Labs., Inc. v. Apotex, Inc.: Non-Obvious Function of Chemical Component May Lead Away from Pharmaceutical Formulation Patent Claims" in Federal Circuit Law Update Vol. 14 Issue 11, the Business Suit, 2011, available at

Julie E. Kurzrok and Stephen J. Lieb, "Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. v. Matrix Labs., Ltd.: In the Search for the Perfect Lead Compound, Looks Aren't Everything" in Federal Circuit Law Update Vol. 13 Issue 11, the Business Suit, 2010, available at

Julie Salka and Stephen J. Lieb, "Laches and the Statute of Limitations in Copyright Infringement" in Defending Intellectual Property Claims Vol. II, DRI Defense Library Series, 2007