Press, Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions

Sklar Kirsh Represents Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios in Acquisition of The Weather Channel

Entertainment Studios, Inc., one of the largest independent producers and distributors of film and television, with 41 shows on the air, and owner of eight 24-hour HD cable television networks reaching nearly 160 million aggregate subscribers nationwide, proudly announces its acquisition of the WEATHER GROUP, parent company of THE WEATHER CHANNEL television network and LOCAL NOW streaming service.  Allen purchased the WEATHER GROUP through his company, Allen Media LLC, from The Blackstone Group, Bain Capital, and Comcast/NBCUniversal.

Press, Corporate, Real Estate

Five Sklar Kirsh Attorneys Named 2018 Super Lawyers

Join us in congratulating five of our attorneys who were selected to the 2018 Southern California Super Lawyers® list. No more than five percent of attorneys statewide are selected each year.

Press, Corporate, Entertainment & Media, Litigation, Real Estate

Featured in ACG – Sklar Kirsh Adds Litigation Practice

The Association for Corporate Growth – Los Angeles announced the addition of a litigation practice at Sklar Kirsh.

Press, Corporate, Entertainment & Media, Litigation, Real Estate

Sklar Kirsh Launches Litigation Practice

Corporate, Real Estate, and Entertainment law firm Sklar Kirsh LLP today announced the addition of its Litigation Practice Group.

Press, Corporate

Sklar Kirsh Adds Michael E. Ross To Expand Its Corporate Practice

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Continuing its pattern of recruiting top talent, Sklar Kirsh LLP’s newest corporate attorney, Michael E. Ross, brings to the firm over two decades of experience advising private equity, middle-market and family-owned businesses on commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions and other strategic business arrangements.

Press, Corporate

Jeff Sklar featured in Crain’s Detroit Business

Southfield native Jeff Sklar, a corporate and entertainment law attorney in Los Angeles, said the three-day conference got him thinking about how he could use his connections on the West Coast in entertainment and media industries to leverage investment in Detroit.

Press, Corporate, Entertainment & Media, Litigation, Real Estate

Sklar Kirsh featured in the Los Angeles Business Journal

Hillel Elkins, Relativity Media’s former executive vice president of business and legal affairs, joins Sklar Kirsh.

Press, Corporate, Real Estate

Five Sklar Kirsh Attorneys Selected to 2017 Super Lawyers List

Join us in congratulating five of our attorneys who were selected to the 2017 Southern California Super Lawyers® list. No more than five percent of attorneys statewide are selected each year.

Press, Corporate

Jeff Sklar Featured in Metlife “It’s Personal: The Four Types of Small Business Owners”

When Jeffrey Sklar started his Los Angeles-based law firm in 2010, he saw an opportunity to deliver specialized services combined with deep, personal client relationships and a competitive rate structure.

As a problem solver, Sklar recognizes that he can’t see and do everything. Instead, he relies on every employee to be problem solvers themselves.

 

Press, Corporate

Jeff Sklar featured in the Los Angeles Daily Journal

Jeffrey Sklar, a founding partner of Sklar Kirsh LLP, said that by keeping bonuses steady while salaries increase, firms like Cravath may be able to maintain a margin of profits in the future. But, he added, trying to gauge how changes to bonuses and salaries will affect the legal market is like reading tea leaves.

 

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    — Noah Hochman, Senior Managing Director, TruAmerica Multifamily

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