Entertainment Law


David E. Altschul is a partner in the law firm of Altschul Olin & Vandergast, LLP.  He specializes in the practice of entertainment law and most of his clients are actively involved in the worldwide music business. Representative clients include Tom Petty, Fleetwood Mac, Lindsey Buckingham, Jeff Lynne, Billy Idol, Tom Holkenborg, Richard Marx and a variety of independent companies with interests in recordings, music publishing and personal management. Prior to opening the offices of his current law firm in 2003, he worked at Warner Bros. Records Inc. for 21 years where he was Vice Chairman and General Counsel with responsibilities that included the supervision of all of the company's business and legal affairs.

David graduated from Amherst College, summa cum laude.  He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa.  He is a graduate of Yale Law School.