Ellis B. Levine


New York

Industry Sectors

Ellis Levine is a widely-known and highly-respected attorney for the book publishing industry. A former Evecutive Vice President and General Counsel for Random House, Inc., he primarily represents book publishers and authors in matters involving contracts, legal readings of manuscripts and copyright issues.


  • Random House, Inc.


  • Harvard Law School, LLB
  • Harvard College, BA

Associations and Activities

  • Board of Directors of the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses, Treasurer and Member
  • Copyright Society of the USA (CSUSA), Former Trustee
  • Lawyers Committee of the Association of American Publishers, Previous Chairperson