Harrison Dossick ('86) joins Reed Smith, Century City, as partner

03.08.12

Harrison Dossick ('86)
Harrison Dossick ('86)

Source: Reed Smith

Harrison Dossick has joined Reed Smith's Century City office as a partner.  As a member of Reed Smith's Western Commercial Litigation Practice, Dossick represents motion picture and television studios, production, acquisition and distribution companies, content owners, and other institutional media and entertainment companies in copyright, trademark, idea submission, profit participation, financing, acquisition, licensing and distribution disputes.

Dossick's litigation experience also covers e-commerce, Internet, advertising, trade secrets, defamation and right of publicity cases, and he represents creditors in judgment enforcement, adversary bankruptcy proceedings and related actions.  His current clients include Sony PIctures Entertainment, Film District, GK Films, and the Weinstein Company. 

"Harrison is an outstanding litigator particularly in the motion picture, television and music industries, and a great addition to the firm," said Michael S. Sherman, head of Reed Smith's entertainment practice in Los Angeles.  "He has solid and long-standing relationships with some of the most prominent companies in the business, and will be a tremendous asset as we continue to invest in and expand our entertainment industry footprint around the world."

Dossick has authored more than a dozen articles for the Los Angeles Daily Journal and Los Angeles Lawyer Magazine, including co-authoring the cover story in its 17th Annual Entertainment Law Issue.  He has also presented at numerous seminars sponsored by the Los Angeles Copyright Society, the Beverly Hills Bar Association, the Century City Chamber of Commerce, iHollywood Forum and the Los Angeles County Bar Association on litigation and entertainment industry-related topics.