Glaser Weil LLP has added Douglas Stone in its Century Metropolis workplace as companion and cochair of the Leisure Division.
Stone represents actor Daniel Craig and Dean Devlin and his manufacturing firm, Electrical Leisure, amongst others. A transactional lawyer, he commonly represents actors, writers, and administrators.
“I’m delighted that the proficient Doug Stone is bringing his huge ranging authorized and leisure experience to our agency,” mentioned Barbara M. Rubin, companion and cochair of the Leisure Division.
Along with representing expertise purchasers, Stone has in depth expertise working with producers, financiers, filmmakers, and manufacturing corporations within the unbiased movie and tv world. He has additionally represented quite a few movies for the sale of distribution rights, in addition to govt producing and packaging function movie initiatives, together with the movie Quick Time period 12.
“With the Agency’s repute of efficiently representing leisure purchasers, Doug is a welcome addition to our transactional leisure observe, and we’re excited to have his experience on board,” mentioned Patricia L. Glaser, companion and chair of the Litigation Group.
Stone was the previous president of the board of administrators of the Santa Barbara Movie Competition, the place he served as president for a number of years. He has been named one of many “Energy 100” leisure attorneys by an leisure commerce in 2007, 2008, 2011, and 2016.
“We’re comfortable to announce that Doug is becoming a member of the agency’s leisure observe. Doug’s well-regarded trade expertise and wealth of information compliments the Agency’s dynamic crew of transactional attorneys. I’m happy to welcome Doug and his specialised observe to the agency,” mentioned managing companion Peter M. Weil.
“I’m thrilled to hitch the esteemed agency’s roster of distinguished attorneys,” mentioned Stone. “Because the agency’s leisure cochair and former managing companion of my very own boutique agency, I stay up for working with my new companions to as soon as once more construct a transactional leisure observe group, solely this time inside the well-respected regulation agency of Glaser Weil.”
Stone acquired a Bachelor of Science diploma from the College of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell College, and his J.D. from the Berkeley Legislation, College of California, Berkeley.