James E. Curry has joined the Century City office of Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton as partner in the firm’s entertainment and media group. He most recently practiced as a founding partner with White O’Connor Curry, also in Century City.
Curry, a trial attorney, specializes in business lawsuits on behalf of entertainment clients, primarily studios and networks. His clients have included Disney, Warner Bros. and Paramount/Viacom.
“Jim will help us continue to expand our platform as a full-service entertainment firm, capable of anticipating client issues and needs of the future,” said Marty Katz, head of the firm’s entertainment litigation practice.