NEW YORK– LAWFUEL – Legal Announcements –Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP, one of Los Angeles’ premier entertainment and business law firms, today announced the opening of an office in New York City, located on the 30th Floor of the Tower 49 Building at 12 East 49th Street. The firm, which celebrates its 100th Anniversary this year, also has offices in Washington, D.C.
MS&K’s new New York office includes, as partners, prominent entertainment litigators Christine Lepera, Paul V. LiCalsi, Jane G. Stevens and Howard H. Weller, who represent such notables as The Beatles, Apple Records, the Estate of George Harrison, Jay-Z and Ludacris, music publishers and many others who will be added to MS&K’s already impressive list of clients. Also joining as partners are Lauren J. Wachtler and Paul D. Montclare, the founding partners of Manhattan’s esteemed business litigation and real estate boutique, Montclare & Wachtler, LLP.
“Our deep track record and diverse experience working on a wide range of challenges confronting the media and entertainment industries makes New York City a natural environment for MS&K,” said Firmwide Managing Partner Thomas Lambert. “With the addition of six strong partners in key practice areas, we are ready to offer this market a unique set of capabilities, while providing important service enhancements for our current clients.”
Celebrating 100 years of exceptional legal services, Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp’s 125 attorneys provide integrated legal and business solutions for clients in the following areas: Litigation, Intellectual Property & Technology; Labor & Employment; Entertainment & New Media; Immigration, Corporate Law & Homeland Security, Tax, Trust & Estates, and International Trade. Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP has offices in Los Angeles, New York and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit http://www.msk.com.