Keith L. Cooper is a business, entertainment and litigation attorney, assisting clients in transactional, copyright and trademark matters, as well as lawsuits.
Keith L. Cooper manages our Los Angeles office. Since beginning his practice in 1995, he has consistently practiced litigation, focused predominantly on insurance defense, including claims related to general liability, construction defects, property, habitability, business, contact, copyright and trademarks.
Through the years, Mr. Cooper has also established (or facilitated dissolution of) numerous corporations, LLC’S and Partnerships. He has drafted a variety of agreements, such as partnership, shareholder and operating agreements, as well as independent contractor, employment, disclosure and settlement contracts. He has worked with clients on capital acquisition, contract drafting and negotiation, and has helped clients prepare business plans, private placement memoranda and other investor/disclosure documents. He has also served as mediator.
Lastly, Mr. Cooper has significant direct experience in the entertainment industry. In 1999 he was Project Manager for the Recording Academy (GRAMMY Awards), where he implemented the inaugural Entertainment Law Initiative. Thereafter, he moved to the San Francisco Bay Area and co-founded a video streaming company. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Cooper worked at Geffen Records and Atlantic Records, and was the proprietor of a highly successful entertainment company promoting rock bands and clubs.