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Beyond my active life as a litigator, I've been involved in the regional music scene for several decades. has featured my story, including an interview filmed on stage at an empty Stone Pony in Asbury Park.  Here it is:



Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 75%
  2. Entertainment: 25%


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Budd Larner, P.C.
150 JFK Parkway CN-1000
Short Hills, NJ, 07078-2701


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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Recognized for Mass Tort LitigationBest Lawyers in America2015
Recognized for General LitigationNew Jersey Super Lawyers2015
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Partner/ShareholderBudd Larner, P.C.1989 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
New Jersey State Bar Association, Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law SectionBoard MemberN/A
New Jersey State Bar Association, Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law SectionPast Vice-ChairN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
The Recording Academy (The Grammy's)Associate MemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1988
Drew UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The Businss of MusicState of the Music Industry2013
HB Litigation Services seminar, "Medicare Mandatory Reporting Requirements"Best Practices for Defendants on Medicare Reporting2010
Harris Martin seminar, "New Jersey Asbestos Litigation"Section 111 Medicare Reporting2010
Widener University School of Law Symposium on Entertainment LawCopyright Law and Digital RingtonesN/A
New Jersey State Bar Association, Entertainment, Arts & Sports Law Section seminarMusic Festivals: From Inception to EncoreN/A
New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education seminar, "The Business of Music"Agents & Managers: Law, Litigation, Regulation and NegotiationN/A