Jeff has particular experience in the music industry. He has litigated hundreds of cases for music clients, involving artists and songwriters such as the Beatles
, Michael Jackson, U2, Stevie Wonder
, Prince, Nirvana
, James Brown
, Tupac Shakur, Mariah Carey, 50 Cent
, the Allman Brothers Band, Beck
, Beyonce, Black Eyed Peas, Blink-182, Michael Bolton, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Sonny Bono, Cher, George Clinton, Crosby Stills Nash & Young, Willie Dixon, Eazy-E, Eric B. & Rakim, Peter Frampton, Nelly Furtado
, Marvin Gaye
, Donny Hathaway, Ice-T, Rick James, Juvenile, Hubert Laws, Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller, Lil Wayne, Courtney Love
, Marilyn Manson, Olivia Newton-John, Parliament/Funkadelic, Public Enemy, Jenni Rivera, Smokey Robinson, Salt-N-Pepa, Smashing Pumpkins, Styx, the Temptations, Three Dog Night, Whitesnake, Bill Withers, Rob Zombie
, and many others.
With decades of experience as a general civil litigator, Jeff has been named a Southern California “SuperLawyer” (recognizing the top 5 percent of practicing attorneys) for thirteen consecutive years
(2004-2016) by Thomson/Reuters
. He represents his clients in all types of litigation, including class action defense, complex contract and business disputes, defamation matters, antitrust claims, and appeals. He was also a member of the litigation team that proved O.J. Simpson’s responsibility
for the deaths of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman (no relation), obtaining a $33.5 million damage award.