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Practice Areas

Entertainment Litigation, White Collar Criminal Defense, Complex Civil Litigation


Lead counsel in more than 40 civil and criminal trials and arbitrations. Has argued numerous appeals, including in the United States Supreme Court. Represents individuals and entities in complex civil litigation, talent in disputes with major studios, and in the defense of white collar criminal proceedings.

Professional Memberships

Former National Co-Chair ABA White Collar Crime Committee


“Mandatory Arbitration Provisions in Talent-Studio Contracts,” 22 UCLA Ent. L. Rev. 233 (2015); "Profit Participation Claims," Chapter 7 in Entertainment Litigation, Lexis Nexis (2014)


Former Assistant United States Attorney