Four Join Loeb's Advertising Group

Monday, October 1, 2007 - 00:00

Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that four attorneys have joined the firm's Advertising and Promotions Practice Group in the New York office. Rose Meade Hart and Pam Benjamin join as senior counsel and Drew Weinstein and John Um join as associates. The laterals join a group of nearly 50 attorneys who practice in the firm's Advertising and Promotions and Entertainment and Media Groups.

These additions are part of the continuing expansion of the Entertainment and Advertising Groups with lawyers who specialize in advertising, media, technology and content. Recently, the New York office hired lateral Tom Guida whose practice focuses on the development, licensing, financing and protection of intellectual property assets.

Loeb & Loeb's Media and Entertainment lawyers received high praise in the 2007 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, including a number one ranking for the Advertising Practice among all law firms in the New York market.

Loeb & Loeb also announced the launch of the firm's Fashion and Luxury Brand Industry Group. The firm's client roster includes some of the most recognizable brands in the world, including Polo Ralph Lauren, Donna Karan, True Religion, 7 For All Mankind, Yurman Designs, Inc., Vans, TRUNK Ltd and Planet Blue.

Los Angeles-based James Williams, chair of the Fashion and Luxury Brand Industry Group is an experienced corporate and intellectual property attorney with internationally recognized expertise in the fashion and apparel industry. The group also includes New York partner David Ansel and associate Noah Leichtling; Chicago partner Mary Innis, and Los Angeles partner Allan Duboff and associates Shannon McMasters and David Wardle.