Linda Giunta Michaelson: Lawyer with Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Linda Giunta Michaelson


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Practice Areas

  • Corporate
  • Capital Markets
  • Emerging Growth/Venture Capital
  • Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Private Equity
  • Public Company Corporate Governance and Compliance
  • Entertainment
  • Technology
  • and Advertising
  • Healthcare
  • Advertising
  • Aerospace and Defense
  • Digital Business
  • Fashion
  • Apparel and Beauty
University Ursinus College, B.A., summa cum laude, 1987
Law SchoolEmory University, J.D., 1990 Member and Articles Editor of the Emory University Law Review
Admitted1990, California

Ms. Michaelson is a partner in both the Transactional Entertainment, Technology and Advertising Practice Group, which was recently ranked by U.S. Legal 500 in its top tier, and the Corporate Practice Group in the firm's Century City office.

Areas of Practice

Linda Michaelson's practice focuses on the representation of companies involved in the corporate transactions in entertainment and media, technology, fashion and apparel, renewable energy, and healthcare industries. Ms. Michaelson represents major motion picture studios, television networks, independent production companies, digital media companies, investors and other institutional entertainment, media and convergence clients in mergers and acquisitions, strategic alliances and other corporate finance transactions around the world.

Ms. Michaelson has represented public and private companies in a variety of corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions, strategic alliances, public and private equity and debt offerings, corporate governance, executive employment agreements, and relationships among shareholders, among other general corporate matters. Ms. Michaelson's clients range from individuals and privately held companies to large publicly-traded corporations.


•Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts, Legal 500, 2014

•Southern California Super Lawyer, 2007-2013

•100 Outstanding Women of Los Angeles, Women's Image Network (an organization that recognizes women who have demonstrated superior achievement in their respective entertainment industry-related fields), 2006 (Also at London, England Office)


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Linda Giunta Michaelson

1901 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 1600
Los AngelesCA 90067


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