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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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 Los Angeles County Bar Association; Century City Bar Association; New York State Bar Association; State Bar of California.

     
    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 U.S., 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

    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

    Awards & Recognition

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

    · Named, U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Law Firm of the Year" in Entertainment Law - Music, 2011-2012

    · Listed, Chambers USA Guide, 2008-2011

    · Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Southern California Super Lawyers, 2005-2009

    · Featured in the Los Angeles Business Journal's Who's Who in L.A. Law list, 2007

    · Rated, AV Preeminent® 5.0 out of 5

    Publications & Presentations

    Articles, Lectures & Publications

    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 as Publishers Weekly, Atlantic Monthly, Theatre Arts Magazine, and the Saturday Review

     
    ISLN903918532
     


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    Office Information

    Alan U. Schwartz

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




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