Patel Burkhalter Law Group provides comprehensive legal solutions to realize and protect the value of our clients’ creative efforts.

We guide and empower film, television, and music production companies in turning intellectual property and creative services into income.

Our attorneys equally enjoy representing clients ranging from start-up independent ventures to more established production companies and individual artists. Regardless of which category a particular client fits into, we take the time to understand the unique business goals and craft a plan to best help our clients succeed. We strive to address more than a singular transaction or dispute — we empower our clients with the knowledge and tools to more effectively manage their affairs (and legal costs) in the future.

Some of the entertainment transactional services our attorneys can help you with include:

  • Entity formation and governance agreements
  • Financing consultation, financing agreements, and securities law compliance
  • Production counsel services
  • Agency and management agreements
  • Joint venture agreements
  • Rights acquisition agreements
  • Licensing agreements
  • Work-for-hire agreements
  • Distribution agreements
  • Production agreements
  • Copyright registration
  • Trademark and Service mark registration

Should a dispute relating to your business arise, our experienced litigation team will work hard to bring about a positive resolution for you. Some of our work in this area includes:

  • Breach of contract
  • Right of publicity
  • Copyright and trade/service mark infringement