Media, Culture & Commerce

Founded more than 40 years ago as a boutique law firm servicing the entertainment and arts communities in New York City, Frankfurt Kurnit now provides the highest quality legal services to clients in a wide range of industries and disciplines worldwide. With leading practices in entertainment, advertising, intellectual property, technology, litigation, corporate & finance, estate planning, charitable organizations, professional responsibility and other areas, The National Law Journal again named us to its "Midsize Hot List." The Legal 500 describes us as an "exemplary practice [that] well and truly earns its five-star rating." And Chambers USA praises us as “top-notch,” “well-regarded,” and “highly respected.” Whether you are a Fortune 500 company, a start-up, or an individual, Frankfurt Kurnit can help you face challenging legal and business issues and meet your goals with the most efficient and practical solution.

  • News & Press

    Variety’s 2019 Legal Impact Report

    Variety’s 2019 Legal Impact Report

    We are thrilled that Variety included Victoria Cook and Andrew Hurwitz in its 2019 Legal Impact Report. The report spotlights the leading attorneys in the entertainment industry over the past year. Read more.

  • Upcoming Speaking Engagements

    They Registered What? – A Discussion of Trademark Registrations for the Shapes, Colors and Smells of Food Products

    Donna Tobin presents “They Registered What? – A Discussion of Trademark Registrations for the Shapes, Colors and Smells of Food Products” during a webinar for the American Cheese Society.

    May 28 2019

    Richard Heller and Marcie Cleary at Pace University

    Richard Heller and Marcie Cleary present to China Publishing Group executives as part of Pace University's Executive Education series. Richard and Marcie describe different deal structures used by US studios and distributors.

    June 10 2019

  • Our Attorneys

    Our Team

    Michael Frankfurt

    Find the attorney best-suited to solve your problem or advance your project.