• FROM STRATEGY

  • THROUGH DEVELOPMENT

  • TO EXECUTION AND BEYOND

  • WE’VE GOT YOUR BACK

About Nolan Heimann

WE ARE ATTORNEYS AND ADVISORS WHO HELP YOU DEVELOP YOUR IDEAS, PROTECT YOUR WORK, LEVERAGE YOUR ASSETS, STRUCTURE THE RIGHT DEALS, AND OPERATE AT YOUR MAXIMUM POTENTIAL.

Nolan Heimann is more than just a legal firm, they are a passionate business partner. Creative, dependable, sage, dynamic, and through it all: Fun to work with.

-- Greg Anzalone, President of Sideshow, Inc. --

What we do

FROM STRATEGY TO EXECUTION, WE CHAMPION YOUR SUCCESS EVERY STEP OF THE WAY. FROM DEVELOPMENT THROUGHOUT OPERATIONS, WE ARE ON YOUR TEAM.

Strategize

We are business affairs advisors who assist in planning your business, leveraging your assets, and structuring the right deals.

Protect

We are fierce advocates who protect your IP and other business interests, and, as necessary, resolve disputes.

Execute

We are innovative legal counsel who understand traditional and new business models and negotiate smart transactions.

Operate

We are your general counsel who help you take advantage of your business opportunities while managing your risk.

Nolan Heimann’s professionalism and strategic counsel have been critical contributors to our ever-growing success. They are essential team members, and we value our relationship with this innovative firm.

-- Adam Gaynor, CEO, Creationville --

Team

WE MAINTAIN A DEEP REPOSITORY OF RELATIONSHIP CAPITAL. WHEN YOUR ENDEAVOR CALLS FOR IT, WE BUILD THE RIGHT TEAM.

WHO ARE WE?

ENTREPRENEURIAL ATTORNEYS WITH REAL WORLD EXPERIENCE

WENDY HEIMANN

Partner

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WENDY HEIMANN

DAVID SCHNIDER

Partner

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DAVID SCHNIDER

MISHAWN NOLAN

Partner

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MISHAWN NOLAN

MICHAEL CONWAY

Counsel

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MICHAEL CONWAY

ELLEN EICHNER

Associate

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ELLEN EICHNER

DIANE FABER

Counsel

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DIANE FABER

JOHNNY GRIGGS

Partner

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JOHNNY GRIGGS

STEFAN GUTTENSOHN

Counsel

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STEFAN GUTTENSOHN

CYNTHIA O'LEARY

Counsel

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CYNTHIA O'LEARY

CYNTHIA THOMAS

Operations Manager

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CYNTHIA THOMAS

Some of the world’s most significant brands with whom we have successfully negotiated:

Universal Studios • Microsoft • Target • Discovery • 20th Century Fox • HBO • Sephora • AEG Live • Marvel • Warner Bros. • Coca Cola
eBay • Reebok • HBO • The Walt Disney Company • Pixar • Al Ahli Holding Group • Showtime • HSN • Summit Entertainment • Six Flags
Freemantle • MasterCard • Sesame Workshop • Ralph’s • IGP Beauty • CROSSMARK • Live Nation • SMG • Aramark

I’ve presented Nolan Heimann with messy business issues and in no time at all…where there was chaos, there is order, where there was doubt, there is clarity and action.

-- Brand Strategist and Creative Director, Emily Aiken @The Story Studio --

Our Services

WE ACT AS GENERAL COUNSEL TO INFLUENCERS AND BUSINESSES WITH CREATIVE AND INNOVATIVE ASSETS. WE BUILD RELATIONSHIPS, RESOLVE DISPUTES, DOCUMENT DEALS, AND MOTIVATE GROWTH.

Intellectual Property

We identify, build and protect your copyright, trademark, and trade secret assets. We can help you create and exploit new IP or seek new revenue streams for existing IP. We resolve disputes and provide practical, cost-effective solutions for everyday IP management.

What we offer
  • Copyright & Trademark
  • Trade Secret Protection
  • Licensing & Merchandising
  • Buying & Selling IP
  • Strategic Partnerships
  • IP Management
  • Dispute Resolution

General Corporate

We assist clients at all stages of the business cycle, from professionalizing emerging companies, strategizing growth to executing exit plans. We negotiate complex transactional and operational matters and provide general corporate advisory services on day-to-day business.

What we offer
  • Organization & Restructures
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Business Transactions
  • Advice & Counseling
  • Strategic Partnerships
  • New Venture Counseling
  • Dispute Resolution

Immersive & LBE

We are the only law firm featuring a group dedicated to the unique needs of the Immersive and Location-Based Entertainment industry. We represent designers, developers, engineers, theme parks, museums, venues, technologists, studios, and content providers.

What we offer
  • Development & Creative
  • Production
  • Licensing
  • Strategic Partnerships
  • Sponsorships
  • Ride & Show
  • Business Transactions

Employment & Labor

We counsel clients on the full spectrum of issues surrounding the employer/employee relationship. We focus on facilitating compliance and reducing exposure. We have a wealth of trial experience in California and federal courts, and before administrative and regulatory bodies.

What we offer
  • Advice & Counseling
  • Personnel Policies & Handbooks
  • Employment & Severance Agreements
  • Staff & Management Training
  • Compliance Audits
  • Civil Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Agency Proceedings

Branding & Retail

From concept through distribution, we assist clients in launching and marketing products and services. Through a variety of distribution and exploitation models, we help clients grow brands and develop business strategies to leverage their assets and achieve their business objectives.

What we offer
  • Brand Protection & Expansion
  • Product Development
  • Strategic Partnerships
  • Licensing
  • Sourcing & Distribution
  • Endorsements
  • Advertising & Promotion

Entertainment

We have deep experience in the traditional and emerging entertainment space. From development through distribution, we consistently structure deals that optimize potential revenue streams. Our team excels where entertainment converges with technology and licensing.

What we offer
  • Property Development
  • Rights Acquisition
  • Production & Finance
  • Distribution & Monetization
  • Brand Expansion
  • Cross Platform Licensing
  • Dispute Resolution

Let’s start a conversation!

Get in Touch

info@nolanheimann.com

(818) 574-5710

16133 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 820
Encino, California 91436
United States

Contact

IF YOU'RE READY TO WORK WITH SMART AND ENGAGED ATTORNEYS WHO WILL ALWAYS HAVE YOUR BACK, LET'S TALK.

(818) 574-5710


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