May 26, 2021
The Hollywood Reporter recognized Glaser Weil’s Douglas Stone, partner and co-chair of the entertainment department and Jill Basinger, litigation partner, in its annual list of “Power Lawyers.” The self-proclaimed “definitive voice of entertainment news” highlighted the leading attorneys involved in high-stakes litigation and mega mergers in Hollywood. The publication also credited these top performing attorneys for “rewriting the rules” and pivoting their clients during the challenges of the unprecedented pandemic.
After joining the firm last year, Douglas Stone has provided a significant impact to the firm’s burgeoning entertainment department. He regularly represents top-tier talent clients, including actors, writers, directors, and producers. Additionally, he has extensive experience working with producers, financiers, filmmakers and production companies in the independent film and television world.
Jill Basinger, an effective and aggressive trial lawyer, has garnered many favorable outcomes for her clients. In the last year, Ms. Basinger has represented entertainment clients in the #MeToo movement as well as clients connected to the political arena.
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