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About me

I serve as the legal and business advisor to clients in media, music, theater, film, television, games, and high technology. I also have a thriving estate planning practice.


Although a majority of my clients are either in LA or San Francisco, my practice is international in scope with clients also in Italy, England, and France.


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Practice areas


  1. Entertainment: 25%
    11 years
  2. Estate Planning: 25%
    11 years
  3. Business: 25%
    11 years
  4. Intellectual Property: 25%
    11 years



Hourly ($300-400/hour), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jesse W. Woo

    Not only is Lindsey experienced and knowledgeable, but he is a genuinely good person. You can tell that he cares for his clients and is invested in their success.


    Jesse Woo Corporate & Incorporation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Peter Raiken Fischer

    I've known Lin for a number of years now and have also worked with him on various entertainment projects. He is a rare breed among attorneys. While he clearly knows his craft and guides his clients with expertise, he also does so while remaining gracious and genuine with all parties involved, including clients, opposing counsel and others. This expertise combined with a very rare persona has recently led me to suggest Lin as counsel for a party for which a current client is negotiating a film joint venture with. With just a bit of research and one phone call, they quickly became interested in bringing Lin on board. Now I can look forward to working across the table with him as well!


    Peter Fischer Securities Offerings Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Spiller Law

450 Pacific Avenue
San Francisco, CA, 94133


DCInactive 198811/29/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Entertainment Lawyers in State of CaliforniaThe American Society of Legal Advocates2015
Top 100 Entertainment Lawyers in State of CaliforniaThe American Society of Legal Advocates2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneySpiller Law2006 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember2010 - 2012
Forum Committee on the Entertainment and Sports IndustriesMember2010 - 2012
California Lawyers for the ArtsAttorney/Advisor2006 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Production Attorney for "Fire City," an independent feature filmCurrently in negotiations with production companies.
Production Attorney for "Love & Taxes," an independent feature filmFilm is currently in production
Legal advisor to Reality TV Show, currently titled "Alive Again"Project is currently in production
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
University of California - BerkeleyPolitical Economies of Industrialized SocietiesAB (with Distinction)1980
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
CLA WorkshopThe Business of Making and Distributing a Film2015
Sacramento Filmworks Television Show - Featured GuestThe Entertainment Attorney's role in Film Production2014
California Lawyers for the Arts WorkshopThe Business of Making and Distributing a Film2013
California Lawyers for the Arts WorkshopThe Business of Making and Distributing Film2011
CLA Filmmakers WorkshopThe Business of Making and Distributing Film2010
1031 Exchange ConferenceEstate Planning for the Real Estate Investor2010
Northern California Escrow Association Annual MeetingEstate Planning - Simplified2009
CLA - Filmmakers WorkshopThe Business of Film Production2009