Alan U. Schwartz: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Alan U. Schwartz

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Los Angeles,  CA  U.S.A.
Phone310.586.6517

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 5.0/5.0
AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Entertainment & Media
     
    Contact InfoTelephone: 310.586.6517
    Fax: 310.586.7800
    http://www.gtlaw.com/People/Alan-U-Schwartz
     
    University Cornell University, B.A., 1953; Oxford University
     
    Law SchoolYale Law School, LL.B., 1956
     
    Admitted1957, New York; 1985, California
     
    Memberships 

    Professional & Community Involvement

    •Member, Century City Bar Association

    •Member, Los Angeles County Bar Association

    •Member, New York State Bar Association

    •Member, State Bar of California

    •Trustee, Truman Capote Literary Trust

     
    BornMt. Vernon, New York, 1933
     
    Biography

    Alan U. Schwartz focuses his practice on all aspects of entertainment, intellectual property and associated corporate finance, tax and banking transactions. He is an innovator in split rights in film financing deals and insurance-enhanced bank lending arrangements. He is also highly experienced in legitimate theater and book publishing production and financing matters. Mr. Schwartz represents producers and production companies in the United States, Europe and Asia in the production, financing and distribution of film and television production for world-wide distribution.

    Areas of Concentration

    •Motion picture and television production, financing and distribution

    •Legitimate theater production and financing

    •Book publishing

    •Intellectual Property

    Awards & Recognition

    •Listed,The Best Lawyers in America, Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures and Television, 2008-2014

    •Named,U.S. News - Best LawyersLaw Firm of the Year in Entertainment Law - Music, 2011-2012

    •Listed,Chambers USA Guide, 2008-2011

    •Listed,Super Lawyersmagazine,Southern California Super Lawyers, 2005-2009

    •Featured in theLos Angeles Business Journal's Who's Who in L.A. Law list, 2007

    •Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5AV , BV , AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used under in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

    Articles, Publications, & Lectures

    Articles

    •Co-author, Privacy - The Right To Be Let Alone, and Censorship-The Search for the Obscene (The Macmillan Company), and Lawyers and What They Do (Franklin Watts)

    •Mr. Schwartz has had numerous articles published in such magazines asPublishers Weekly, Atlantic Monthly, Theatre Arts Magazine,and theSaturday Review

    Associated News & Events

    Press-Releases

    08.21.13 24 Greenberg Traurig California Attorneys Recognized in 2014 Edition of Best Lawyers in America

    09.21.12 26 Greenberg Traurig California Attorneys Included in 2013 Edition of Best Lawyers in America

    11.21.11 Greenberg Traurig Announces 22 Best Lawyers Throughout California

    08.23.11 Greenberg Traurig's California Intellectual Property Practice Makes Debut Appearance in 2011 Chambers USA Guide

    06.18.09 More than 150 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized in 2009 Chambers and Partners USA Guide

    07.07.08 More than 120 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized in 2008 Chambers & Partners USA Guide

    03.30.05 Internationally Renowned Entertainment Attorney Joins Greenberg Traurig LLP's Dynamic Los Angeles Office

     
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    Office Information

    Alan U. Schwartz

    1840 Century Park East, Suite 1900
    Los AngelesCA 90067-2121




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