Lori Landew and Daniel Benge Lauded by Variety as Top Dealmakers

October 6, 2017 – Press Releases

Fox Rothschild LLP congratulates Lori Landew, named to Variety's inaugural 2017 Dealmakers Elite New York list, and Daniel Benge, who made its Up Next New York list.

The prestigious list features the top legal professionals, located on the East Coast, who are behind Hollywood’s biggest deals. In addition to films and television, these power players handle pacts for Broadway, advertising and the music industry. The Up Next list profiles dealmakers under the age of 35.

Landew was lauded for her work in entertainment, publishing and fashion. She was noted for clients including model Ashley Graham, TV sports executive Jon Litner, Marc Murphy and other celebrity restaurant chefs and QVC, among others.

Benge was noted for his work as production counsel and distribution counsel for Richard Gere’s psychological drama “Three Christs,” directed by Jon Avnet; serving as production/finance counsel for “Furlough,” starring Melissa Leo; and counseling filmmakers Stephanie Soechtig and Kristin Lazure regarding their corporate documentary “The Devil We Know.”

Fox’s nationwide Entertainment Law Practice works with celebrated and respected artists, writers, producers and executives including Grammy®, Emmy®, Golden Globe® and Academy Award®-winning stars, as well as music and licensing businesses in television, film and music. The firm’s attorneys are recognized as leaders in inking important Hollywood deals and closing corporate transactions that are changing the way business is done in the digital age. In the music industry, Fox represents composers, musicians, record labels, music publishers and live performance venues.

The firm’s entertainment attorneys also work with models and fashion designers; nonprofits, including museums, universities and charities; apparel companies, merchandising and distribution businesses; digital and mobile services; content creators and providers; and advertising and public relations firms.