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

    Frankfurt Kurnit Partners with the Entertainment Software Rating Board’s Privacy Certified Program

    Frankfurt Kurnit is pleased to announce that its Interactive Entertainment and Data Strategy, Privacy & Security Groups are partnering with the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) to enhance cooperation between ESRB’s Privacy Certified program and the firm. ESRB Privacy Certified assists companies in the video game and toy industries in implementing and maintaining lawful, transparent, and responsible data collection and privacy policies, as well as practices for the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information and data. Read more.

  • Our Attorneys

    Featured Attorney Headshot

    Daniel M. Goldberg is Chair of the Data Strategy, Privacy & Security and Co-Chair of the Advertising Technology Group. He is consistently recognized as one of the nation’s leading data lawyers, and uses his considerable experience to help companies navigate legal compliance obligations relating to their data initiatives.

  • Upcoming Speaking Engagements

    Cross-Media Licensing & Financing: The Future of Entertainment Franchises

    Frances Jensen is a panelist for the session "Cross-Media Licensing & Financing: The Future of Entertainment Franchises" during the 2024 LA Games Conference. Details here.

    May 6 2024

    Game On: The Creation and Protection of Trademarks in the Sports Industry

    Christopher R. Chase moderates the table topic, “Game On: The Creation and Protection of Trademarks in the Sports Industry” at the INTA Annual Meeting in Atlanta.

    May 21 2024