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 "true experts at the top of their game." And Chambers USA praises us as a "market leader." 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

    Client Oscar Wins

    Congratulations to all our clients involved in Oscar winning projects.  Read more.

  • Upcoming Speaking Engagements

    PGA: Employment Law Inside and Outside of Production

    Gavin McElroy speaks at the Producers Guild of America's "Employment Law Inside and Outside of Production."

    March 2 2017

    News Under Trump

    Rick Kurnit moderates the Gotham Media breakfast "News Under Trump", featuring panelists from the New York Times, Financial Week, Pro Publica, and Newsweek. 

    March 2 2017

  • our attorneys

    Our Team

    Michael Frankfurt

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