Alan U. Schwartz

Alan U. Schwartz: Attorney with Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • Shareholder at Greenberg Traurig, LLP (1800 Attorneys)
  • 1840 Century Park East, Suite 1900, Los Angeles, CA 90067-2121
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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. Alan 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.


•Motion picture and television production, financing and distribution
•Legitimate theater production and financing
•Book publishing
•Intellectual Property

Recognition & Leadership

Awards & Accolades

•Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures and Television, 2008-2018
•Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5

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Areas of Practice (1)

  • Entertainment & Media

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
310.586.6517  Phone
310.586.7800  Fax
University Attended:
Cornell University, B.A., 1953
Law School Attended:
Yale Law School, LL.B., 1956
Year of First admission:
1957, New York; 1985, California

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

Birth Information:
Mt. Vernon, New York, 1933

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  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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