“… (C)ompiling The Hollywood Reporter’s third annual list of the 100 most influential entertainment lawyers in America was no easy task. From high-stakes litigation like the battle between Warner Bros. and Fox over ‘Watchmen’ to the yearlong maneuvering that paired DreamWorks with India’s Reliance Big Entertainment and Disney, the industry’s most compelling dramas increasingly cast lawyers in the starring roles.
“To put together the list, we again solicited nominations from the community on our entertainment law blog, then dove into our own research on the deals closed, the cases won and the clients signed. Some attorneys are such mainstays in the business that they’ve made the list each year, others are appearing for the first time based on recent performance….”
(h/t — Marvin Acuna)