Mathew Rosengart was recognized in Variety’s “2014 Legal Impact Report” as one of sixty “game-changing” attorneys in the entertainment industry, and named to the Hollywood Reporter’s “Power Lawyers 2014” list of the industry’s top 100 attorneys. He is a partner and a member of the litigation practice in the Los Angeles, CA, office of Greenberg Traurig LLP. Recent Cases: Breach of contract lawsuit for former talent managers of actress Julianna Margulies; achieved victory for Oscar-nominated writer-director Kenneth Lonergan in a suit with a producer of his acclaimed film Margaret, starring Matt Damon. Early Influence: An appellate judicial clerkship under then NH Supreme Court Justice David Souter and service as a US Justice Department prosecutor. Inspiration: Combining litigation and trial skills “with the fascinating subject matter of the entertainment business has been fun and rewarding.” Formative Book: To Kill a Mockingbird.
By Amanda Crowley