Attorney of Record

Definition

1) A lawyer who appears in court or receives pleadings and other formal documents on a party's behalf. Also known as counsel of record.

2) In patent and trademark law, a lawyer or agent named in a power of attorney filed by a patent or trademark applicant.

Illustrative caselaw

See, e.g. Mason v. City of New York, 67 A.D.3d 475 (N.Y. App. Div. 2009).

See also