McPherson Rane LLP represents clients in California and throughout the United States, in entertainment, sports, and business litigation matters. Clients include artists, entertainers, professionals, and businesses involved in all aspects of the music, film, television, and sports industries.
Founded in 1991 originally as McPherson & Associates, the Century City firm features attorneys who have firsthand knowledge of the entertainment industry. In addition to being an attorney who has lectured extensively, and authored numerous articles on entertainment and business litigation issues over the past 30 years, founder Edwin F. McPherson also has experience as a musician, a recording engineer, and a producer. This insider industry insight, paired with decades of experience devoted to this unique area of the law, allows the firm efficiently and effectively to navigate any issue or dispute that needs to be resolved.
The firm's clients benefit from the personal attention of experienced lawyers who have engaged in all phases of civil litigation in state and federal courts in Los Angeles and many other states. As skilled at litigation and trial work as these lawyers are, they approach matters with the goal of minimizing the risks of litigation, frequently employing creative forms of alternative dispute resolution to save clients the time and money involved in battling through the court system.
This commitment to personal attention and providing the best possible resolution has meant that the firm's clients tend to be return clients, coming back any time that they need guidance through the legalities and crises that they often face as part of their chosen careers.