Greg Shatan

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Country: USA
Email: gshatan[at]reedsmith[dot]com
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Greg Shatan is a Partner at Reed Smith LLP since February 2006, practicing intellectual property, technology and transactional law.. Prior to joining Reed Smith, he was a Partner at Winston & Strawn LLP for 2 years and Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP for 10 years. He began his legal career at Weil, Gotshal & Manges, where he was an associate for 8 years.[1]

Greg is a member of the Intellectual Property Constituency. He has been involved with INTA and its Internet Committee and new gTLD Subcommittee for eight years. With ICANN, he has been in the IGO/INGO Working Group since 2012, and he is now in the Policy & Implementation Working Group formed in 2013. Previously, he was on the Policy & Implementation Charter Drafting Team (2013), the IOC/RC Drafting Team (2011-2012) and the Reserved Names Working Group (2005-2007).

He has been involved with INTA and its Internet Committee, where he has served on the DNS and Registration Practice Subcommittee and the new gTLD Subcommittee over the course of 8 years. [2]


Greg has degrees from Wesleyan University (B.A. in Sociology/Psychology and Music) and Columbia University Law School (J.D.). [1] At Columbia, he was the Editor-in-Chief of the Columbia-VLA Journal of Law & the Arts. At Wesleyan, he was the President and Music Director of WESU-FM.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Greg Shatan, Retrieved 2013 August 9.
  2. ICANNWiki Interview, July 2013.