Eleanor M. Lackman Named to Variety’s 2016 “Hollywood’s New Leaders” List


leanor M. Lackman, partner and co-head of Cowan, DeBaets, Abrahams and Sheppard’s Litigation Practice has been named one of “Hollywood‘s New Leaders” in Law and Finance by Variety.

Eleanor’s profile highlights her work as go-to outside IP counsel for digital media clients on copyright, trademark, endorsement, and other related issues in addition to defending high-profile clients in entertainment and sports in IP lawsuits.

Quoted in Variety’s October 18th issue, Eleanor says:  “One of the newer and more fun challenges is the need to be able to pivot constantly. On a given day, I may shift from being a fierce advocate to negotiating a business solution to building consensus among my team.”

“Hollywood’s New Leaders” profiles individuals 40 and under who will be steering the industry in the years to come. The list includes creative talent, entrepreneurs, agents, lawyers, producers, publicists, and executives working at studios, networks, and digital media. To read more and view the complete list, click here.


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October 24, 2016