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

    For the fourteenth consecutive year Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers for Business recognized Frankfurt Kurnit. Chambers USA ranked us for our: Advertising, Media & Entertainment and Intellectual Property practices. Read more.

    May 10, 2018

    We filed a friend-of-the-court brief in the United States Supreme Court on behalf of our client, the Anti-Defamation League, and other civil rights organizations, in support of Hawaii’s challenge to President Trump’s Executive Order titled “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States.” Read more.

    March 31, 2018

  • Upcoming Speaking Engagements

    PLI’s Venture Capital 2018

    Jay Rand speaks on the panel “Venture Capital 2018 – Nuts and Bolts” at the Practising Law Institute in New York. More information can be found here.

    May 23 2018

    2018 International Trademark Association Meeting

    Kimberly M. Maynard leads a 'Table Topic' titled "Trademark Claims: Does Your Insurance Policy Cover Them?" at the International Trademark Association's annual meeting in Seattle.

    May 23 2018

  • our attorneys

    Our Team

    Michael Frankfurt

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