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 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

    Joseph R. Taylor Joins Our Firm

    Joseph R. Taylor has joined us as a partner in the firm’s Media & Entertainment Litigation Group in our Los Angeles office.  Read more.

  • Upcoming Speaking Engagements

    PLI: Advertising Law Institute 2017

    Brian G. Murphy presents: “Content Creep: Media Deals with Custom Content, Native Advertising and Other Value-Added” at PLI’s Advertising Law Institute 2017 in San Francisco.  More information about the event can be found here.

    October 18 2017

    The First Amendment and Social Media

    Rick Kurnit is a panelist on “The First Amendment and Social Media’s Social Responsibilities to Create Safe Spaces” presentation at New York Law School.

    October 18 2017

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    Our Team

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