Four Weintraub Attorneys Named to Variety’s 2021 Legal Impact Report
April 12 2021
Weintraub Tobin is pleased to announce that Jessica Marlow, Wayne Kazan, Shaun Gordon, and Jamie Lincenberg have been named to Variety’s 2021 Legal Impact Report. Variety spotlights the world’s top lawyers in entertainment and media in the annual Report, highlighting their groundbreaking work in film, television, music, and digital.
Weintraub’s Digital Media Group has worked with clients on the cutting edge of technology and content creation as audiences, platforms, product development, and interaction have evolved at lightning speed,” said Weintraub Managing Shareholder Gary Bradus. “We are extremely pleased that Variety has recognized these accomplished attorneys for their outstanding work.
Jessica Marlow is a trailblazer in the merger of digital and traditional media, spearheading cutting-edge deals in gaming, podcasts, endorsements, merchandising, touring, publishing, and everything in-between. Jessica’s representation of clients exploring and expanding onto new platforms—including TikTok, Instagram TV, and Twitch—has contributed to shaping the legal world surrounding talent for a new generation.
Wayne Kazan, Entertainment Group chair and member of the Firm’s management committee, has been at the forefront of the intersection of the video game industry and Hollywood for the last 15 years. In addition to his work with video game developers and publishers, technology companies, and TV/film producers and talent, he represents a broad range of Industry-related companies.
Shaun Gordon represents podcast production companies and podcast talent in transactions with major and emerging studios and distributors for the production and distribution of scripted and unscripted podcasts, as well as television series based on those podcasts. Shaun’s practice also includes the representation of writers, producers, and creators in television, film, and digital media.
Jamie Lincenberg works closely with content creators and their teams on transactions across various digital verticals including high-level brand collaborations and partnerships, worldwide digital modeling campaigns, podcast deals, merchandising lines, digital and live media appearances, virtual directing gigs, and various digital media development deals.