Attorney lineup

Chad Fitzgerald

Chad Fitzgerald specializes in complex entertainment industry disputes as well as business and intellectual property litigation.

Shawn Holley

Shawn Holley is the rare trial attorney who practices in the areas of both civil and criminal litigation.

Lawrence Iser

Mr. Iser specializes in the areas of intellectual property, entertainment, commercial, real estate and employment litigation.

Dale Kinsella

Mr. Kinsella is a nationally known trial lawyer specializing in the areas of entertainment and intellectual property litigation.

Katherine Kleindienst

Katherine handles a wide range of complex litigation matters, including entertainment, intellectual property, and general commercial litigation.

Gregory Korn

Gregory Korn specializes in the areas of entertainment and intellectual property litigation.

Alan Kossoff

Alan Kossoff practices civil litigation, with an emphasis in business, employment, entertainment, malpractice, and personal injury matters.

Michael Kump

Michael Kump is a problem solver who fights tenaciously to protect his clients’ valuable intellectual property and contractual rights.

Aaron Liskin

Aaron Liskin handles a wide range of complex litigation matters.

Suann MacIsaac

Suann MacIsaac specializes in entertainment, intellectual property and general business litigation.

Kate Mangels

Kate Mangels represents companies and individuals in complex civil and criminal matters, including white collar criminal matters.

Amber Melius

Amber Melius' areas of practice include entertainment, copyright, employment, contract and other commercial disputes.

Patricia Millett

Patricia Millett specializes in commercial and entertainment litigation.

Allen Secretov

Allen Secretov specializes in intellectual property and entertainment litigation.

Nick Soltman

Nick handles a wide range of litigation matters, including entertainment, IP, general commercial litigation, and white-collar criminal defense.

Kristen Spanier

Kristen Spanier handles litigation matters in the areas of entertainment, intellectual property, and general business law.

Jonathan Steinsapir

Jonathan Steinsapir’s practice encompasses a wide range of commercial litigation matters.

Howard Weitzman – In Memoriam

Howard Weitzman’s clients have included every major motion picture studio; talent agencies; and many high-profile individuals.

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Latest news

November 9, 2022

Allen Secretov Named to Variety’s 2022 “New Leaders” List

The firm is pleased to announce that Allen Secretov has been selected for inclusion in Variety’s list of “New Leaders," which annually profiles the most prominent up-and-comers in the entertainment...

November 3, 2022

KWIKH Ranked on U.S. News & World Report’s 2023 “Best Law Firms” List

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Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump Holley LLP will once again appear on U.S. News & World Report’s 2023 list of “Best Law Firms.”...

October 31, 2022

Larry Iser and Allen Secretov “SLAPP”Defamation Claims Against Cal. Senator Susan Rubio and Assemblyperson Blanca Rubio

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Larry Iser and Allen Secretov, representing California Senator Susan Rubio and California Assemblyperson Blanca Rubio (the “Rubio Sisters”), prevailed on an anti-SLAPP motion against former California Assemblyperson Roger Hernandez, who...

October 27, 2022

Allen Secretov Speaks to Newsy on the Rights Actors Have to Usage of Their Deepfakes

Allen Secretov was recently quoted by the Newsy Network in its story “What Does Hollywood Have To Fear With Deepfakes?”, which examines the growth of the deepfake phenomenon and the...

October 26, 2022

Nick Soltman Quoted in The Hollywood Reporter’s Article on ‘Rust’ Settlement

Nick Soltman recently provided insight to The Hollywood Reporter on the ‘Rust’ settlement reached with the widower of Halyna Hutchins, who was accidentally killed on the set of the film...

October 3, 2022

Michael Kump Recognized Among Lawdragon 500’s “Leading Litigators in America”

The firm is pleased to announce that Michael Kump has been named to Lawdragon 500’s inaugural list of the “Leading Litigators in America.”...

September 30, 2022

KWIKH and Four Partners Ranked in the 2023 Edition of Benchmark Litigation

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The firm is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as a top firm for Dispute Resolution in Los Angeles and a “Tier One” Entertainment law firm in the...

September 26, 2022

Larry Iser Speaks with Ad Age About How TikTok is Becoming the New Testing Ground for Audio Branding

Larry Iser was recently quoted in Erika Wheless’ Ad Age article “How TikTok is Becoming the New Testing Ground for Audio Branding,” which details how the shift to digital platforms...

September 21, 2022

Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal Names Shawn Holley to 2022 “Top 100 Lawyers” List

The firm is pleased to announce that Shawn Holley has been named to the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal's list of the "Top 100 Lawyers" in California for...

September 9, 2022

Jonathan Steinsapir Speaks to Newsy About Popular Works Entering the Public Domain

In a recent appearance on the Newsy network, Jonathan Steinsapir discusses what happens to popular stories and characters once they enter the public domain, which occurs 95 years after the...

August 22, 2022

KWIKH Files Copyright Infringement Lawsuit for UFC

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On August 18, KWIKH attorneys Michael Kump and Nicholas Soltman filed a copyright infringement action on behalf of UFC in federal court in Los Angeles....

August 18, 2022

Fourteen KWIKH Attorneys Named 2023 “Best Lawyers;” Shawn Holley Named Entertainment Law- Motion Pictures and Television “Lawyer of the Year”

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Partners Chad Fitzgerald, Shawn Holley, Lawrence Iser, Dale Kinsella, Gregory Korn, Alan Kossoff, Michael Kump, Suann MacIsaac, Amber Melius, Patricia Millett, Allen Secretov, Nick Soltman, Kristen Spanier, and Jon Steinsapir...

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The trend today in the legal profession favors mergers and growth, “platforms and synergies” and multinational offices with many hundreds of lawyers. In 2006, we bucked this trend by opening our own civil and criminal litigation boutique.

Our clients—who run the gamut from artists, creators and entrepreneurs to publicly held corporations—understand that the outcome of litigation depends on the quality and experience of the individual lawyers fighting for you. Not on firm size, “platforms” or offices in exotic locales.

 

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