Scott Goldman is counsel to the Entertainment Group at Frankfurt Kurnit, representing individual and corporate clients in the film and television industries. He is recognized in the 2021 Edition of Southern California Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star.”
Mr. Goldman negotiates and structures a wide range of entertainment transactions, including actor, writer and director agreements, television and film producer agreements, licensing and merchandising agreements, rights acquisition agreements, brand sponsorship agreements, and production and distribution agreements.
Prior to joining Frankfurt Kurnit, Mr. Goldman was an associate at Bird, Marella, Boxer, Nessim, Drooks, Lincenberg & Rhow, P.C., where he represented clients in complex entertainment disputes involving breach of contract, profit participation, copyright infringement and idea submission law.
Outside of his law career, Mr. Goldman has extensive experience as a film and television producer. He has developed projects at various television networks and motion pictures studios, including Warner Bros., DreamWorks Pictures, CBS, ABC, TBS and Showtime. Among other films, he produced “The Tenth Circle” at Lifetime starring Britt Robertson and Ron Eldard and the New Line feature “My Sister’s Keeper” starring Cameron Diaz and Abigail Breslin.
He is admitted to practice in California.
awards & recognition
Super Lawyers – “Rising Star” for Southern California (2021)
Middlebury College (BA)
Loyola Law School (JD, Cum Laude, Order of the Coif)
Upcoming Speaking Engagements
Past Speaking Engagements
news & press
Five Frankfurt Kurnit Attorneys Named to Southern California Super Lawyers List for 2021
The list includes: Tanya Forsheit and Joseph R. Taylor. Tiffany Caterina, Daniel Goldberg and Scott Goldman are listed as “Rising Stars.”