As the second largest metropolitan area in the U.S. and one of the most vibrant economic centers in the world, Los Angeles is home to a number of businesses and individuals who expect timely and sophisticated legal services.
The highly talented and cohesive group of attorneys in Barnes & Thornburg LLP’s Los Angeles office has experience in complex litigation, labor and employment, intellectual property, corporate and franchise law matters. In addition, the group includes an entertainment, media and sports practice that represents some of the most recognizable artists, brands and companies in the entertainment industry. The group has extensive experience in the business needs of the advertising, film, live events, sports, music, technology, television and videogame industries.
While all of our clients have ready access to the resources of our more than 600 legal professionals throughout 13 offices, our Los Angeles office counsels business and individual clients on a number of issues, including:
- High-stakes litigation
- Labor relations, arbitrations and collective bargaining negotiations
- Negotiation of marketing and promotions agreements
- Corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions
- Licensing deals
- Patent, copyright and trademark matters
- Franchise law
- Bankruptcy and creditors’ rights
- Real estate
- Entertainment business, financing, distribution and licensing matters
Our attorneys also share a commitment to the communities in which they live. Many of our attorneys volunteer their time and provide philanthropic support to many arts organizations and other non-profits located throughout California. These organizations include American Red Cross, City of Hope, the UC Berkeley Foundation, the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association, People for Parks, Junior Blind of America and Bet Tzedek Legal Services – The House of Justice, among others.