Alan U. Schwartz

Alan U. Schwartz


Alan U. Schwartz focuses his practice on all aspects of entertainment, intellectual property and associated corporate finance, tax and banking transactions. He is an innovator in "split rights" in film financing deals and insurance-enhanced bank lending arrangements. He is also highly experienced in legitimate theater and book publishing production and financing matters.  Alan represents producers and production companies in the United States, Europe and Asia in the production, financing and distribution of film and television production for world-wide distribution.


  • Motion picture and television production, financing and distribution
  • Legitimate theater production and financing
  • Book publishing
  • Intellectual Property
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Recognition & Leadership

  • Member, Century City Bar Association
  • Member, Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, State Bar of California
  • Trustee, Truman Capote Literary Trust


  • LL.B., Yale Law School, 1956
  • Oxford University
  • B.A., Cornell University, 1953
  • California
  • New York