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Michael Steven Sherman

Practice areas:

Entertainment, Business, Intellectual Property

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Licensed since 1971

  1. Entertainment: 70%
    41 years
  2. Intellectual Property: 15%
  3. Business: 15%
    41 years

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Contact Info

1901 Ave of The Stars Ste 700
Los Angeles, CA, 90067




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Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2009
Entertainment Industry Power Lawyer - 2008The Hollywood Reporter2008
Order of the CoifUniversity of California at Berkeley, School of Law1970

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerJeffer Mangels Butler & Marmaro LLP1987 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
The Bogart Pediatric Cancer Research ProgramMember - Board of Directors and Executive Committee2006 - Present
Los Angeles Copyright SocietyMember1980 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
Los Angeles Daily JournalZep, Dead Drop Lawsuit Over Concert Footage2009
Los Angeles Daily JournalDeadheads Wanna Know Who Owns '60s Concert Footage2008
Seattle TimesSplitting the Revenue Pie2007
The Christian Science MonitorWriters' Strike: Fast-changing Technology Complicates Talks Between Writers2007
Fort Worth Star-TelegramReel 'Em In: Texas as Tinseltown? That's the Idea, as Lawmakers Dangle Big Incentives in Hopes of Luring More Filmmakers Here2007


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
UC Berkeley SOL Boalt HallJ.D.law1970
Univ of California at Los AngelesPolitical ScienceA.B.1967

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
UCLA Entertainment Law Symposium - 2009The future of motion picture industry finance2009