|Michael B. Kramer & Associates (“MBK & A”) has, for 30 years, maintained a strong history of providing a full range of legal services to a diverse group of clients. We have represented clients in all aspects of the music, film and theatrical businesses including litigating complex copyright infringement, royalty and distribution actions and negotiating phonorecord, music publishing and motion picture agreements of all kinds. Mr. Kramer has negotiated agreements and litigated matters for and/or with The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, BMG, Virgin and Sony and has acted as a producer and production attorney in connection with concerts, films and theatrical productions including, George Harrison & Friends' The Concert for Bangladesh, The Greek Tycoon, Edward Albee’s The Man Who Had Three Arms and Joseph Bologna and Renee’ Taylor’s It Had to Be You.
MBK & A also represents developers, contractors, and architects with respect to the purchase, zoning, permitting and development of real estate, the construction and leasing of facilities and the financing of those activities. We also represent retailers, real estate investors and property managers in the purchase, financing, leasing, management, operation and sale of real estate assets.
MBK & A serves the full spectrum of clients in the real estate industry, including: property owners and managers, contractors and subcontractors, suppliers, architects and engineers, landlords and tenants in residential and commercial lease disputes and lenders and borrowers in mortgage loans and foreclosures.
Some of our Clients:
ABKCO Music & Records, Inc., EMI Music, The Culinary Institute of America, Edward R. Pressman Film Corporation, Ventura Distribution, The Government of the Republic of South Africa, Zen Music, Inc., The Olnick Organization, Fremak Industries, Inc., Tanger Factory Outlets, Diversified Investors Services, Consolidated Services Limited (Bermuda), Maxwell-Kates, Inc., The Park Belvedere Condominium, A. Ruth & Sons, Orsid Realty Corp., Jagex Limited (U.K.), 51-78 Owners Corp., First Look Media, The Appointment Group Limited (U.K), Neptune Towers Cooperative, Inc., Worldwide Holding Corp., Sentry Contracting Inc., 440 East 79th Street Owners, Taggert Associates Corp., Robert Lighting & Energy, Andover Research, Ltd. and First Alternative Mortgage Corp.