Darrell D. Miller Named Co-Chair of Fox Rothschild’s Entertainment & Sports PracticeSeptember 9, 2009 – Press Releases
Darrell D. Miller, a prominent entertainment lawyer and a partner in the Los Angeles office of Fox Rothschild LLP, has been named co-chair of the firm’s Entertainment & Sports Practice.
Miller, who was inducted into the Black Entertainment & Sports Lawyers Association Hall of Fame in 2007, represents diverse and visionary individuals and entities, reflecting his commitment to developing multimedia opportunities within the convergent climate of today's entertainment industry. As a former singer, he has a deep understanding of the creative talent he represents, as well as the knowledge and savvy of a seasoned entertainment attorney. He has been consistently named among the Top 50 Showbiz Players by Black Enterprise Magazine.
“We’re thrilled to have Darrell and his in-depth knowledge of the entertainment industry not only as part of our firm but also in a leadership position in our practice,” said Martin D. Fern, a partner in Fox Rothschild’s Los Angeles office who also serves as co-chair of the firm’s Entertainment & Sports Practice. “Darrell has an incredible wealth of knowledge of new media, which brings a fresh perspective to the services we are able to provide to clients. He fully appreciates that artists are in and of themselves a brand and knows how to help clients engage their audiences at every touch-point that technology provides.”
“I’ve known Darrell for more than 20 years from when were colleagues at a previous firm. I’m pleased that we are both at the same firm again and I look forward to working with Darrell as he helps advance our Entertainment & Sports Practice,” said Jeffrey S. Kravitz, managing partner of the firm’s Los Angeles office.
Miller's commitment to providing superior personal service has resulted in long-standing relationships with studio executives and creative personnel and the representation of actors, writers, directors and producers associated with a variety of television programs and motion pictures, including “Flash Forward,” “Happy Town,” “Shark Tank,” “In Plain Sight,” “Friday Night Lights,” “Everybody Hates Chris,” “Dancing with the Stars,” “Randy Jackson Presents America's Best Dance Crew,” Academy Award Winner “Crash,” “Couples Retreat,” “Fame,” “Akeelah and The Bee,” “Meet the Browns” and “Max Payne.”
Miller, Fern and Edward J. Hayes, a partner in the firm’s Philadelphia office, all serve as co-chairs of the firm’s Entertainment & Sports Practice, which provides clients with a comprehensive approach to monetizing their brands by leveraging firm attorneys across industries and practice groups to comprehensively and effectively serve clients. With backgrounds in the technology, communications, entertainment and sports industries, the firm’s entertainment attorneys deliver diverse perspectives and informed strategies designed to maximize the value of clients’ names, images and creative output across all platforms of media and entertainment.