June 7, 2019
Glaser Weil LLP is pleased to announce that Partner Patricia L. Glaser was recognized on the “Leaders in their Field” list in the 2019 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business. The Firm’s Entertainment Litigation team was further recognized as a top practice group in California.
Patricia Glaser, Chair of the Firm’s Litigation Department, received distinction in both the Media & Entertainment Litigation (Band 1) and General Commercial Litigation (Band 2) categories in California. Chambers USA noted, “Ms. Glaser is regarded by clients as ‘one of the top trial attorneys in LA or anywhere.’ She is frequently sought out by clients to handle their most complex and sensitive disputes. Her vast experience includes handling litigation arising in the entertainment, financial services and real estate sectors.”
In addition to the individual rankings, the Firm’s Media and Entertainment
Litigation Department received a Band 3 ranking in Chambers USA. “The team is known for Experienced litigators well known for representing talent and other high-profile individuals and companies involved in the entertainment industry. Well versed in the full range of disputes arising in the context of content creation and exploitation. Areas of expertise include contractual disputes, intellectual property, defamation and profit participation. Offers significant trial experience, as well as providing pre-litigation counseling. Work highlights represented freelance journalist Yashar Ali in a $50 million defamation lawsuit filed by suspended Fox News host Eric Bolling.”
Chambers added “The ‘outstanding’ Patricia Glaser chairs the firm’s litigation practice. She offers a wealth of experience in defamation, publicity rights and wrongful termination lawsuits. She often represents high net worth individuals in the entertainment sector, including several well-known film and TV producers.
Chambers and Partners ranks the leading law firms and lawyers in an extensive range of practice areas. The research is in-depth and client focused and the guide is read by industry-leading companies and organizations throughout the United States and worldwide. It is also widely used by firms in all states for referral purposes.