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Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

Media & Entertainment: Litigation

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What the team is known for

Prominent in entertainment litigation with several highly respected partners as well as a deep bench of associates. Frequently sought out to represent leading film and television studios, record companies and trade associations in complex, industry-shaping litigation. Particular strengths include copyright infringement, profit participation and antitrust litigation. Experienced in handling class actions and internal investigations.

Strengths

Clients comment: "They are the smartest lawyers in town with the best work product. The firm is first class."

According to one interviewee, the firm provides a "very high service level, is very responsive and has a mixture of high commercial and technical awareness."

One source notes that "the team provides exceptional analysis and is extremely responsive to our concerns, thinking proactively about issues we are likely to encounter."

Another interviewee reports: "They have been terrific. I find them to be incredibly responsive, very smart in the media and entertainment space and they are just good people I like working with - everything you want in a lawyer."

Notable practitioners

Glenn Pomerantz offers a depth of knowledge across media and entertainment litigation, and is particularly proficient in intellectual property and antitrust disputes.
"He is a really smart, sophisticated and responsive lawyer who is a great writer and thinker and adds value to every conversation. He does a wonderful job helping us work through the issues and has tremendous experience in the space." "He is one of the most respected litigators in Southern California and a go-to lawyer for advice on many different issuers. He is an intelligent thinker."

Kelly Klaus is a highly respected litigator, with extensive expertise in copyright matters. He regularly acts for leading entertainment companies, including major motion picture studios.
"Kelly is a leading IP lawyer and does a phenomenal job. He is a fantastic trial lawyer."

Ronald Olson is a vastly experienced litigator with a wealth of experience in the media and entertainment sector. He also counsels executives on corporate governance and transactional issues.
"One of the best at what he does in terms of business litigation."

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Media & Entertainment: Litigation

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

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Location

350 South Grand Avenue

Los Angeles

California

USA

CA 90071

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

California

Media & Entertainment: Litigation


Glenn D Pomerantz
Band 1
Kelly Klaus
Band 1
Ronald Olson
Senior Statespeople