New York, NY (PRWEB) April 11, 2016
Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Robert J. Sherman will moderate a panel on financing developments in the film and television industries at the 8th Annual TV & Film Finance Forum East, held April 13, 2016, at the Dream Downtown Hotel in New York City.
Greenberg Traurig is a sponsor of the forum, which will explore opportunities and challenges faced by film and television investors—including those from Wall Street, Silicon Valley, China, and the Middle East. Sherman will be moderating the panel, “Pro-Investor Models in a Changed Economy,” which will focus on a continuing paradigm shift in the film industry that is significantly altering deal structures and the pro-investor model.
Sherman, an Entertainment & Media shareholder in the firm’s Los Angeles office, focuses his practice on complex transactions in the media and entertainment industries, including domestic and cross-border financings, co-production arrangements, sales and acquisitions of film, television, and music companies and catalogs, as well as joint ventures and other strategic transactions for his clients in the entertainment and media industries. His clients include banks, private equity and debt funds, institutional investors, as well as major film and television production and distribution companies, record companies, and music publishers. Sherman is also experienced representing lenders and other financiers in domestic and cross-border workouts and financial restructurings, including transactions in Europe and Latin America.
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, sports, Internet, digital media, 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 The Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA Guide, Super Lawyers, Variety’s “Dealmakers Impact Report” and “Legal Impact Report,” and The Hollywood Reporter’s “Power Lawyers.”
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1,900 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.