Five KWIKA Attorneys Named 2017 ‘Best Lawyers’

Partners Shawn Holley, Lawrence Iser, Dale Kinsella, Michael Kump, and Howard Weitzman have been recognized among the top lawyers in the nation in the 2017 edition of “The Best Lawyers in America,” one of the oldest and most respected guides to the legal profession.

The attorneys earned a spot in the 2017 listing for their work in the following practice areas:



Shawn Holley: Criminal Defense – General Practice (Litigation); Criminal Defense – White-Collar

Lawrence Iser: Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures and Television; Entertainment Law – Music

Dale Kinsella: Commercial Litigation; Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures and Television (Litigation); Entertainment Law – Music; Litigation – Intellectual Property

Michael Kump: Commercial Litigation (Contract, Entertainment, Intellectual Property, Trade Secrets); Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures and Television

Howard Weitzman: Commercial Litigation (Civil Litigation, White-Collar Criminal Defense); Criminal Defense – White-Collar; Entertainment Law – Motion Pictures and Television; Entertainment Law – Music; Litigation – Intellectual Property

Best Lawyers ranking are based on an exhaustive evaluation process, consisting of a peer-review survey with almost 50,000 leading attorneys casting nearly five million votes. Attorneys are not allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore, the award is considered one of the highest accolades in the legal industry.