about the firm


Areas of practice

Our practice areas encompass several main bodies of law, and our services extend to the practice of law both in the United States and in support of international clients. We provide services that are responsive to the needs of your enterprise. We do not tell our clients “no”. We will work with you to find a way to accomplish your business goals while managing your legal risk.

Intellectual Property, Entertainment, and Art Law

We have counseled hundreds of clients with regard to media, intellectual property, entertainment, and art law - for over 20 years. We have negotiated countless distribution, work for hire, purchase, merchandising and other agreements; and regularly prepare and respond to cease and desist demands. We also offer skilled copyright, trademark and other IP-related advice.

Contracts and corporate law

We offer counsel with regard to a broad spectrum of business and commercial concerns. We are veterans of in-house legal departments, and are experienced counselors of multinational tech companies. They have worked extensively in the areas of venture capital funding, mergers and acquisitions, domestic and international contracting for services and products, tech and IP transactions, option and equity incentive plans and HR concerns.

Cyber, Cryptographic, and Export Control Law

We have an in-depth knowledge of cyber and cryptographic law, having counseled multinational I.T. companies in the field of encrypted communication and other encrypted technologies. We possess a wide breadth and depth of knowledge related to OFAC and BIS export control issues.

government contracts and administrative law

We have extensive experience bidding, negotiating, and managing federal and local government contracts. In addition to general guidance with regard to government procurement law, our services extend to in-depth assistance creating sound proposals and detailed review and assessment of our clients’ proposals, quotes, and statements of work.

wills, trusts, estates, and general practice

In addition to the core areas of practice listed above, the firm provides general legal services, including the preparation and review of wills and trusts, pre-nuptial agreements, and a broad panoply of other general legal matters. If you have any questions about whether the firm handles a specific area of law, feel free to ask! There's no charge for that.