Bird Marella Adds Kasowitz Benson Entertainment Partner

By James Mills (May 12, 2022, 4:44 PM EDT) -- Bird Marella Boxer Wolpert Nessim Drooks Lincenberg & Rhow PC has expanded its ranks with a Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP entertainment litigator as a partner in Los Angeles, the firm announced Thursday.

John Berlinski, who spent eight years at Kasowitz Benson, joins the entertainment practice of the Bird Marella litigation boutique. He focuses his practice on representing top entertainment artists, producers, talent agencies, independent studios, casinos and resorts in major disputes involving high-profile licensing, distribution, intellectual property, residuals and back-end profit participation.

One of his most high-profile cases was representing actors David Boreanaz and Emily Deschanel and producer Kathy Reichs of...

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