Jill Berliner
Associate, Rimon Law

Berliner, 63, whose company signifies Beck, The Chicks, Foo Fighters, Nirvana and The Smashing Pumpkins, was perfectly organized to temperature the pandemic skillfully, possessing long served her customers remotely. “We have been a slicing-edge virtual business given that Rimon was launched in 2008,” she states. Of late, she has reflected on the influence of this year’s loss of reside gatherings. “Once we have recovered from the pandemic,” she says, “the dwell-songs landscape will have radically altered, but lovers will be ecstatic to be ready to see dwell displays.”

Most Vital Situation Going through Creators: “Songwriters, producers and recording artists should obtain a innovative assortment arrangement to capitalize on their work. Streaming is nevertheless evolving, policies are changing, and arrangements for assortment of the fractions of pennies that tumble concerning the cracks if a creator is not nicely-represented can total to serious losses.”

Audrey Benoualid
Partner, Myman Greenspan Fox Rosenberg Mobasser Younger & Gentle
Josh Karp
Lover, Myman Greenspan Fox Rosenberg Mobasser Younger & Gentle
Tamara Milagros-Butler
Companion, Myman Greenspan Fox Rosenberg Mobasser Younger & Mild
Robert Minzner
Lover, Myman Greenspan Fox Rosenberg Mobasser Younger & Mild
Oren Agman
Affiliate, Myman Greenspan Fox Rosenberg Mobasser Younger & Light
Steven Arnst
Associate, Myman Greenspan Fox Rosenberg Mobasser Younger & Light
Andranise Baxter
Associate, Myman Greenspan Fox Rosenberg Mobasser Younger & Gentle
Haley Golding
Affiliate, Myman Greenspan Fox Rosenberg Mobasser Younger & Gentle
Lulu Pantin
Associate, Myman Greenspan Fox Rosenberg Mobasser Younger & Light-weight
Andrew Paster
Affiliate, Myman Greenspan Fox Rosenberg Mobasser Younger & Light

Senior attorneys of Myman Greenspan Fox Rosenberg Mobasser Younger & Light-weight, who earlier have been recognized on the Prime Audio Lawyers record, collectively chose to action out of the highlight for 2021 to nominate their rising colleagues — a final decision Billboard endorsed by offering the business the biggest illustration in this year’s report. The agency represents some of the industry’s best stars — Justin Bieber, Dead & Co., Ariana Grande, Jennifer Lopez, Brockhampton and Crimson Sizzling Chili Peppers, amongst other folks — as perfectly as rising talent like CHIKA and Verzache, and its attorneys have guided promotions such as Concord’s acquisition of Pulse Tunes Group, Primary Wave’s obtain of music belongings from Disturbed and Godsmack and the sale of songwriter Sean Douglas’ hit-stuffed publishing catalog to Vine Alternate Investments.

Charles “Jeff” Biederman
Companion, Manatt Enjoyment, Manatt Phelps & Phillips
Jordan Bromley
Spouse/leader, amusement transactions and finance apply, Manatt Phelps & Phillips
Eric Custer
Lover, Manatt Enjoyment, Manatt Phelps & Phillips
Gary Gilbert
Senior partner, Manatt Leisure, Manatt Phelps & Phillips
Robert Jacobs
Associate/chief, entertainment litigation apply, Manatt Phelps & Phillips
Lee Phillips
Senior companion, Manatt Entertainment, Manatt Phelps & Phillips
Monika Tashman
Husband or wife, Manatt Enjoyment, Manatt Phelps & Phillips

Echoing a widespread theme, Bromley claims the most significant takeaway from 2020 is how “we arrived collectively to conquer back again a pandemic, clearly show resilience and attain meaningful and lasting modify within and outside our marketplace.” At Manatt, that meant representing “buyers and sellers in far more than $1 billion in catalog transactions. We advocated for, attained and delivered assistance,” claims Bromley, in connection with multiple federal pandemic relief channels like PPP, Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation, Combined Earners Unemployment Compensation and the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant. “We have labored hand in hand with our artist companions in demanding social justice” through legislative efforts, he provides. The firm’s companions represent a deep client roster that includes Pepe Aguilar, Paul Anka, Burt Bacharach, Dierks Bentley, Jackson Browne, Tracy Chapman, Demise Taxi for Cutie, Diplo, Soiled Projectors, The Drums, Eagles, John Lee Hooker, Key Lazer, Migos, ODESZA, Steve Perry, Sturgill Simpson, Thievery Corporation, Entice Country, Brian Wilson, Neil Young and the estates of Rick James and Pop Smoke.

Joshua Binder
Jeremy Mohr
Paul Rothenberg
Partners/co-founders, Rothenberg Mohr & Binder