John T. Frankenheimer

John T. Frankenheimer

Loeb & Loeb LLP

Recognized since 1987

Los Angeles, California

Practice Areas

Entertainment Law - Music

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2012 - Entertainment Law - Music
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John T. Frankenheimer's practice is centered in the entertainment and media industries, with emphasis on both institutional and talent clients. This includes advising on the acquisition, sale and restructuring of companies, including financing, valuation, securitization and due diligence issues, as well as representing companies, artists and executives in all aspects of the music industry, including all forms of talent contracts, distribution, licensing, technology-related issues, publishing, sub-publishing, touring and live events and production activities. He also represents writers, producers and directors in both film and television, as well as various technology and media companies.

John’s principal clients include record companies and distributors; multinational and independent music publishers; internationally recognized recording and touring artists; new media and technology companies; financial institutions and investors; television writers, producers and directors; and motion picture writers and producers. He also represents both major and emerging companies in structuring, financing, licensing and M&A activities with regard to Internet, wireless and new media projects.

John speaks frequently on entertainment law–related topics and has given presentations at the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law; the University of Southern California School of Law; the University of Miami School of Law; Tulane University School of Law; the California Copyright Society; and the New York State C.P.A./Entertainment Forum as well as numerous industry-sponsored events and seminars.


  • 10100 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 2200
    Los Angeles, CA 90067

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, Tennessee
  • California, California

Loeb & Loeb LLP
Headquarters: Los Angeles, California

86 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

31 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2012 - Entertainment Law - Music

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Entertainment Law - Music, Los Angeles (2012)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:

  • Entertainment Law - Music

Special Focus

  • Intellectual Property
  • Music


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