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Media & Entertainment: Litigation - California
"Marvin is a highly regarded entertainment litigator. He is well known for his strategic approach and his winning record."
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Marvin Putnam is a partner in Latham’s Los Angeles office and is the Co-Chair of the firm’s Entertainment, Sports & Media Industry Group and former Chair of the Litigation & Trial Practice in Los Angeles. Mr. Putnam is a seasoned trial lawyer who offers clients an exceptional combination of crisis management and litigation experience with keen understanding of the entertainment industry. He represents clients ranging from entertainment conglomerates, and investment banks to individual artists and tech startups, and his accomplishments behind-the-scenes and at trial, both nationally and internationally, have earned Mr. Putnam a reputation as a market-leading entertainment attorney. Mr. Putnam has demonstrated skill in handling a range of high-profile disputes, including commercial matters, intellectual property and business torts, and he frequently serves as crisis manager for media companies facing public relations challenges. Complementing his trial work, Mr. Putnam provides prepublication review for national news, variety, and talk show programs, national publications as well as film and television studios.