(PRWEB) November 20, 2015
Tom K. Ara, an international Entertainment and Media Finance shareholder at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, was named this Tuesday to the Daily Journal’s list of California’s Top 50 Entertainment Lawyers for 2015. Ara was recognized in particular for his cross-border transactions with clients across several continents.
The Daily Journal noted that this list aims to honor attorney achievements in the field of entertainment law, with a special emphasis on the impact of the attorney’s work and matters concerning major issues of the day.
Ara focuses his practice on entertainment and media industry transactions. He represents an array of banks, private equity groups, hedge funds, and investors and borrowers in an assortment of financing and strategic industry transactions. In addition, he advises feature film studios, television networks, production companies, and Internet and mobile-based content producers and distributors in corporate transactions as well as in the development, production, and distribution of motion picture, television, and new media content. Ara handles a multitude of complex entertainment and media transactions spanning the globe, with a particular emphasis on clients located in and transactions that have involved Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. As a result, he brings a keen understanding of the cultural and business complexities that characterize such cross-border transactions.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Entertainment & Media Practice
With offices situated in the centers of the entertainment industry, Greenberg Traurig has established a highly experienced, international multidisciplinary entertainment and media practice. The Greenberg Traurig Entertainment & Media Practice focuses on the music, motion picture, television, Internet, digital media, sports, publishing and theater industries. The team has access to key players in the entertainment industry and provides clients with the business-oriented and dedicated counsel needed to thrive in today’s multidiscipline, multimedia entertainment marketplace. The entertainment and media attorneys have consistently been ranked by Variety’s “Dealmakers Impact Report” and “Legal Impact Report,” The Hollywood Reporter’s “Power Lawyers,” The Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA Guide, and Super Lawyers.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1900 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is No 1. on the 2015 Law360 Most Charitable Firms list, third largest in the U.S. on the 2015 Law360 400, Top 20 on the 2015 Am Law Global 100, and among the 2015 BTI Brand Elite. More information at: http://www.gtlaw.com/.