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

    Video Game Law: Everything You Need To Know About Legal and Business Issues in the Game Industry

    Our partners, Gregory Boyd and Sean Kane co-wrote Video Game Law: Everything You Need To Know About Legal and Business Issues in the Game Industry, published by Taylor & Francis/CRC Press. The book serves as a comprehensive resource not only for videogame entrepreneurs breaking in to the field, but also for seasoned interactive entertainment executives. Read more.

  • Upcoming Speaking Engagements

    New California Privacy Law: Key Compliance Challenges and Guidance for Corporate Counsel

    Tanya Forsheit speaks on the webinar “New California Privacy Law: Key Compliance Challenges and Guidance for Corporate Counsel.” More information can be found here

    September 26 2018

    28th All Ohio Annual Institute on Intellectual Property

    Brian G. Murphy presents “My Fair Lady: What RuPaul’s Drag Race Can Teach Us About Fair Use” at the 28th All Ohio Annual Institute on Intellectual Property in Cleveland (9/27) and Cincinnati (9/28).

    September 27 2018

  • our attorneys

    Our Team

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