Biz litigator Stephen Ma has joined Early Sullivan Wright Gizer & McRae. Ma recently obtained a summary judgment on behalf of Bob Barker against a plaintiff’s employment discrimination claims, and he repped Warner/Chappell Music against an L.A.-based publishing company. Prior to joining Early Sullivan, Ma was a partner at Glaser Weil.
McKenna Long & Alridge has tapped Kathy Jorrie as office managing partner for the firm’s L.A. branch. The transactional and litigation attorney has been with the firm since 1998. Jorrie succeeds William Sayers in the position, who remains with the firm as a partner.
Fox Rothschild has established a national entertainment department headed by Darrell D. Miller. Firm’s clients include Angela Bassett, Clay Newbill, NeNe Leakes, Stevie Wonder and Time Warner.