Two join legal eagles

Firm's client list includes Bloom, Diesel, Fraser

Entertainment law firm Nelson Felker has added partners George Davis and Fred Toczek to its name.

Two years ago, Nelson Felker Toczek Davis was known as Nelson, Felker, Levine and Dern. However, Warren Dern left to form Offer, Weber and Dern in Oct. 2002 and Jared Levine left in Jan. 2003.

Before joining the firm, Davis was a business affairs executive at Universal Pictures and at Morgan Creek Prods. He was also an attorney at Weil Gotshal & Manges.

Toczek formerly worked at law firms Gang, Tyre, Ramer & Brown and Paul, Hastings.

The firm’s clients include actors Orlando Bloom, Vin Diesel and Brendan Fraser; filmmakers Peter Jackson, Jim Wong, Glen Morgan, Dean Parisot, Rod Lurie and Noah Baumbach; and writers/producers Phil Rosenthal and Greg Berlanti.

“George and Fred have been instrumental in the firm’s growth and success and provide invaluable expertise in both motion picture and television deal-making,” said founders Peter Martin Nelson and Patti Felker in a statement.

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