Media, Culture & Commerce

Founded 40 years ago as a boutique law firm servicing the entertainment and arts communities in New York City, Frankfurt Kurnit has grown to become a full-service firm, providing 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

    Joseph R. Taylor Joins Our Firm

    Joseph R. Taylor has joined us as a partner in the firm’s Media & Entertainment Litigation Group in our Los Angeles office.  Read more.

  • Upcoming Speaking Engagements

    New York Television Festival 2017

    Richard Hofstetter and Julie Murray present a Legal Q&A Session at the New York Television Festival beginning at 10AM at the Helen Mills Theater.

    October 24 2017

    NYSBA: Elder Law and Special Needs Section

    Nicole Hyland will be speaking on "Ethics for Elder Care Lawyers" at the New York State Bar Association's fall meeting in Tarrytown, New York. More information about the meeting can be found here

    October 27 2017

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