Hillary Bibicoff and Stephen Smith have been named partners at Greenberg Glusker Fields Claman Machtinger & Kinsella.
Bibicoff currently reps actors, directors, writers and independent producers in television and theatrical deals with studios, networks and independent financiers. Bibicoff, who joined the firm in 1997, also negotiates producer deals, book, screenplay and life story option agreements, film distribution agreements, film financing agreements and studio audits.
Smith joined the firm as an associate in 1993. He will continue to concentrate on entertainment, intellectual property, real property, appellate and general business litigation. Village Roadshow Pictures has tapped Joseph Hanratty controller. He will oversee all accounting and finance functions. Hanratty was previously an exec director at Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl.