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

    Best Lawyers 2018

    20 of our attorneys have been named to Best Lawyers, including Richard Hofstetter, Rick Kurnit and Brian Murphy who were named 'Lawyer of the Year' in their practice areas. Read more.

  • Upcoming Speaking Engagements

    Young Practitioners & Trademark Administrators Panel

    Kimberly Maynard moderates the International Trademark Association's Young Practitioners & Trademark Administrators Panel “From Creation to Console—Understanding IP in a Video Game World” in New York.

    September 25 2017

    Tats Entertainment! Tattoos, Copyright and the Entertainment Industry

    Jeremy Goldman presents the CLE, "Tats Entertainment! Tattoos, Copyright and the Entertainment Industry" for The Copyright Society of the USA. For more information, please click here.

    September 28 2017

  • our attorneys

    Our Team

    Michael Frankfurt

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