Experienced Entertainment Law Attorney
Representing producers, writers, directors, artists, musicians, photographers, athletes, record labels, production companies and many other members of the entertainment industry.
An Experienced Entertainment Attorney Protecting The Rights And Interests Of Artists And Entertainers
An Experienced Los Angeles Entertainment Transactions Lawyer
As a former in-house counsel and vice president of legal affairs at Columbia Pictures with more than 40 years of legal experience, I have a comprehensive understanding of the entertainment industry. I am attorney Michael R. Blaha, and my clients rely on me for sage advice regarding the business implications of entertainment industry transactions. I offer sound legal counsel and results-oriented advocacy with respect to all types of entertainment contracts. My focus is on helping institutions and individuals achieve the creative and business results they are seeking in an efficient and cost-effective manner so they can concentrate on their entertainment careers and businesses.
An Accomplished Hollywood Entertainment Litigation Attorney
Over the course of my career, I have established a reputation for excellence as a litigator in all aspects of the entertainment industry. Many of my new cases are referred to me by satisfied clients for whom I obtained a favorable settlement through my alternative dispute resolution expertise or through my deep and broad experience as a litigator for both plaintiffs and defendants. I also routinely receive referrals from fellow entertainment attorneys in Los Angeles, New York, and elsewhere around the United States. I regularly collaborate with an impressive network of entertainment executives and attorneys to ensure that my clients receive the most up-to-date and reliable entertainment litigation representation.
Individual Attention Tailored to Your Needs
I am dedicated to providing clients with conscientious, personal attention and the highest-quality legal representation. I work closely with you to understand your goals, advocate for your interests, anticipate future roadblocks and develop long-term strategies for success.
If you need assistance with drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts; protecting your copyrights and trademarks; pursuing or defending content creation or distribution-related claims; or defending your First Amendment rights, I can help. To set up a free initial phone consultation, please call me at 800-419-3013 or fill out my online contact form.
“I have worked with Michael for many years. He always understands his client’s needs, is extremely insightful and is an unparalleled expert in Entertainment law. I have always found him to be a consummate professional and a pleasure to do business with.”
Rob Hollocks, Producer and Director, Bloody Marvelous Productions
Tim Hoy, Senior V.P. Business and Legal Affairs, Wasserman Media Group
J.D. Shapiro, Writer, “Robin Hood” Men in Tights”; “Battlefield Earth”
Philippe Mora, Writer-Director, “Communion”, “Mad Dog Morgan”
Gretchen Somerfeld, Writer-Producer, “Interruptions”; “Push”
For assistance with entertainment transactions or entertainment litigation issues from an attorney with 40 years of experience in the entertainment industry, contact the Law Offices of Michael R. Blaha today.