Kenneth Kraus focuses on entertainment, copyright, trademark and intellectual property law. While his primary emphasis is in the field of music, he also has extensive experience in film and television matters. He has represented major recording artists, songwriters, record companies, music publishers, book authors, managers, music industry executives and other groups and individuals involved in the entertainment industry. He also has been involved in numerous start-up matters, representing both companies and investors.
His notable clients include the Estate of Elvis Presley,19 Entertainment (producer of American Idol), Bob Seger, Amy Grant, Michael W. Smith, Carrie Underwood, Clint Black, Casting Crowns, B.B. King and Boz Scaggs.
Mr. Kraus regularly lectures at the Practicing Law Institute, the USC Entertainment Law Institute and other professional organizations.