Jason “Jay” Kotzker

A trusted expert in Intellectual Property and Internet Law issues, Jason represents professionals in the snow sports, IT, fashion, counter culture, restaurant, entertainment, and online communities. Mr. Kotzker also serves as outside general counsel to retail, start-up, e-commerce, cannabis, and Internet based companies.

Mr. Kotzker combines his education with hands-on experience, which provides him with strong, up to date knowledge of the issues that face our increasingly online-driven world.  In addition to his law firm, Mr. Kotzker also owns an Internet marketing/consulting firm, further establishing him as the go-to attorney in this arena.

Mr. Kotzker is also strong supporter of innovative ideas and an entrepreneurial spirit, and has focused on helping new startups and emerging companies with their corporate, intellectual property, and Internet Law needs.  With connections to members working in all corners of the Internet, entrepreneurial and startup communities, he goes beyond the basics of his role as legal counsel to connect people who could mutually benefit from an introduction or interaction. Mr. Kotzker is committed to creating and fostering relationships that lead to the growth and success of each of his clients.

Jason Kotzker holds a bachelor’s degree in History from North Carolina State University. He later went on to receive his law degree from St. Thomas University School of Law in Miami, FL as well as a masters of laws specializing in Intellectual Property from The George Washington University Law School in Washington, DC. He is licensed to practice law in both Colorado and New York.

Areas of Practice

  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Internet Law
  • Internet Marketing Law
  • Advertising & Communication Law
  • Marijuana Licensing and Compliance
  • Privacy Law
  • Internet Defamation
  • Small business set up and guidance
  • Contract drafting and review

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern, Western and Southern Districts of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado


The George Washington University Law School, Washington, DC
LL.M. (Master of Laws) in Intellectual Property

St. Thomas University School of Law, Miami, FL
Honors: Law Review Editor; Book Awards in Labor Arbitration, Comparative Law; Deans List; Student Bar Association Director of Internet Technology

North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
Major: History


The Great Cookie Caper: Internet Privacy & Targeted Marketing at Home and Abroad     15 St. Thomas L. Rev. 727 (2003)

Google’s Keyword Advertising Tests U.S. Trademark Law, WEMEDIA (Spring 2005)

Brand Protection in the Fast Growing Cannabis Industry, (July 2014)