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ADVOCACY. INTEGRITY. PASSION.

Newell Law Group is a full service Los Angeles based boutique law firm that provides legal counsel in the areas of general business and entertainment law. Our firm combines the expertise and professionalism of a large corporate firm with the personal attention and fee structure of a small solo practice. We are passionate about our client advocacy. We will help you succeed in the boardroom and in the courtroom. Our practice is based on a tireless commitment to achieving our clients’ goals, maintaining integrity in our representation, and supporting diversity and inclusion in our business and community.

When you choose Newell Law Group, you can trust that our dedicated team will work tirelessly to provide you with the outstanding legal representation you deserve. Leveraging the latest technology, we continually work to enhance efficiencies and streamline our operations, so that our attorneys can focus on providing you with bespoke, value-added legal representation.

 

Our attorneys have worked at the world’s leading movie studios, distributors, production companies and law firms, and we ensure that each action is value-driven, client-focused, and technology-enabled, ensuring that we are not just your advisors, but partners dedicated to your success. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and experience the difference that Newell Law Group can make for you.

 

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PRACTICE
AREAS

At Newell Law Group we understand the complexities and nuances of the corporate world and we are zealous, devoted and focused advocates for our clients. Our team is experienced and well-connected, and we combine our decades of real world experience and industry knowledge to bring the highest quality representation to our clients

We work closely with our client’s personnel and other professional advisors to help guide our clients through the myriad legal issues they encounter with tailor-made business and legal solutions.

ENTERTAINMENT TRANSACTIONAL 

We manage legal transactions and provide legal support to organizations and creatives in Film, Television and Music:

            •    Talent Services Agreements

            •    Rights Licensing Agreements

            •    First look and Overall Deals

            •    Shopping Agreements

            •    Collaboration Arrangements 

            •    Endorsement Deals

            •    Sponsorship Deals

            •    Name Image and Likeness

            •    Merchandising Arrangements

            •    Live Touring Agreements

            •    Publishing Agreements

            •    Distribution Agreements

            •    Film Production Legal

            •    Content Acquisitions Agreements

            •    Settlement Negotiations

LITIGATION

We assist our clients with litigation needs with particular experience in the following areas:

Employment Disputes 

            •    We have represented employers in numerous employment                      matters involving race, gender, age, and disability                                        discrimination claims as well as claims related to the                                  classification of individuals as independent contractors.                          We have advised employers prior to litigation, drafted and                        argued successful motions for summary judgment and                              successfully represented employers in jury and bench                                trials. 

Entertainment Disputes 

            •    We have represented entities and individuals, including                             production companies and streaming services in various                         entertainment disputes involving contract disputes,                                   trademark disputes and licensing agreements.

General Business Litigation 

            •    We have represented clients in a range of general business                      litigation disputes including causes of action related to                            contract disputes, real estate disputes, environmental                              disputes, and defamation claims.

CORPORATE LAW

We provide corporate counsel services as needed to both growing and mature businesses, including: 

            •    Corporate Formation

            •    Corporate Dissolution

            •    Employment Agreements

            •    Contractor Agreements

            •    Financing Agreements

            •    Licensing Arrangements

            •    Operating Agreements

            •    Partnership Agreements

            •    Service Agreements

            •    Confidentiality Agreements

            •    Settlement Negotiations

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

We manage, file, and track all of your trademark and copyright needs:

            •    Trademark Searches

            •    Trademark Filings

            •    Copyright Filings

            •    Settlement Negotiations

           

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MISSION STATEMENT

At Newell Law Group, our mission is to provide our clients with high-impact legal advice in a timely and competent manner. We strive to handle each matter with accountability and responsiveness, as if we were representing our own family ... 
Our mission mirrors our firm's core values: integrity, service, excellence, and trust. Your interests are our top priority.

Our approach is not just to advise, but to become a catalyst in your success. Using our in-depth industry knowledge, exemplary negotiation skills, strong relationships, and effective legal strategies, we are committed to providing our clients with the counsel and advocacy they need to succeed.
 

ATTORNEYS

OUR TEAM

Quincy Newell, Attorney At Law

Quincy C. Newell

Co-Managing Partner

 

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Felton T. Newell

Co-Managing Partner

Kimberlina McKinney, Attorney At Law

Kimberlina N. McKinney

Senior Counsel

Ara Akaragian, Attorney At Law

Ara Akaragian

Of Counsel

Hector Almaguer, Attorney At Law

Hector Almaguer

Senior Counsel

Justine Franco, Legal Assistant

Justine A. Franco

Office Administrator / Legal Assistant

CLIENT TESTIMONIALS

"It was a pleasure to work with such great & knowledgeable professionals. Will highly recommend you to others."

KIRK ADKINS - OWNER, ADKINS HARDWOOD FLOORING

"I have had the pleasure of working with Quincy for quite some time now, and I am consistently impressed by his professionalism, knowledge, and dedication. His understanding of the entertainment industry is unparalleled - from options, development, packaging, production to distribution. 

 

He is incredibly adept at handling a multitude of legal issues, from contract negotiations to intellectual property rights. What sets him apart is his ability to break down complex legal jargon into terms that are easy to understand. That has been crucial in helping me and my company make informed decisions. 

 

One of the things I appreciate most about Quincy is his unwavering commitment to protecting mine and my company’s interest. Whether it be reviewing contracts, advising on potential legal pitfalls, or fiercely representing our interest, I can always count on him to safeguard my company and projects rights. 

 

In addition to his professional expertise, he is also a joy to work with and a true collaborator. He is approachable, patient, and always ready to answer any questions I may have. His support has brought me and my team peace of mind. 

 

I cannot recommend Quincy highly enough. He is truly an asset to anyone and their team seeking sound entertainment legal advice and representation."

MELANIE CAPACIA JOHNSON - PRESIDENT, NEO STUDIOS US

"On behalf of our team here at Advance Electrical, we would like to again thank you for your services during our contract negotiations. Your insights & advice proved to be invaluable to our organization and have bolstered us into the next chapter of our business."

"We are thrilled that we were referred to you be Lenard, to seek your services. It has paid off tenfold! We sincerely appreciate all the help you provided and cannot thank you enough!"

ART CORDOVA - PRESIDENT, ADVANCE ELECTRICAL

"Thank you for your wise and thoughtful counsel. It was very reassuring.…you are precise, astute, and understood the deadlines when we were getting my contract resolved. I look forward to doing business with you in the future."

PAULA WOODWARD - INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALIST,

AUTHOR - "UNSOLVED: The JonBenet Ramsey Murder - 25 Years Later"

"Mr. Newell’s professionalism stood out when I worked with him on two productions, leading me to choose him to represent my organization on an international training project. Recognizing his expertise, I also asked him to be my lawyer when I ventured into Executive Producing. Quincy’s extensive entertainment industry background brings invaluable insights to my business. He’s consistently professional, detailed, and collaborative. I’ve trusted his guidance for over a decade."

CHRISTIAN EPPS - FILM INDUSTRY CREATIVE, PRODUCER, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

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NEWELL LAW GROUP

1801 Century Park East, 24th Floor

Century Park Plaza

Los Angeles, CA 90067
Tel:  310-556-9663

Email: info@newellpc.com

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