"30 Years Experience Negotiating Agreements and Dispute Resolutions"

Primary Areas of Practice:

    Entertainment and Media (high level expertise) (more info)
    Copyright and Other Intellectual Property  (more info)
 Business Disputes in All Areas of Law (more info)





  • Partner at Gang, Tyre, Ramer and Brown for 20 years

  • Expertise in Entertainment & Media  acquired during 25 years of hands-on negotiating and closing deals and positive dispute resolutions re: production, financing distribution using studio and independent financing. Knowledge includes  copyright, submissions and right of privacy issues, and in-depth knowledge of  industry  customs and practices, legal and business affairs (including documentation) and the experience of overseeing hundreds of productions 

  • ADR Practice in all areas of Business Law, including: Contracts, Employment, Business Torts, etc.)

  • Litigation experience at Davis Polk (New York)

  • No charge for case set-up or administration. No charge for travel in the United States (for full day services)

Recent Events and Publications:

"Controlling and Reducing Ltigation Costs".
(Panel member at LACBA MCLE presentation on June 12, 2012, Other panelists were Dominique Shelton, Edwards Wildman; and Carl Benedetti, CBS. Among topics, there was substantial interest in the LA Superior Court's "Voluntary Efficitent Litigation Stipulations." You can find the forms here: www.mediate.com/JMandell/docs/LASC Voluntary Efficienct Stips.pdf

 Los Angeles Daily Journal's profile of Jeff Mandell as an ADR Professional
(April 2012):
www.mediate.com/JMandell/docs/Clean Daily Journal Reprint.pdf   

Jeff is Editor in Chief of LACBA's "Entertainment and Intellectual Property Law Journal". Your can read the latest  Issue here: lacba.org/showpage.cfm



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