Partner and Leader
Lindsay Conner leads Manatt Entertainment and heads the film, television and digital content practice (recognized as the 2021 Law Firm of the Year for Motion Pictures & Television by Best Lawyers and U.S. News & World Report). He has served as chief outside entertainment counsel for major film studios and television networks, global telecommunications companies, film and television production and distribution companies, rights owners and content owners, and digital media companies, as well as for banks, financial institutions, private equity funds and high-net-worth investors. His practice focuses on the finance, production and distribution of film, television and digital content, company finance, and M&A transactions in the entertainment industry. Lindsay’s clientele spans the globe, from North America to Asia, Europe and Latin America. He has been quoted in international publications ranging from The New York Times to the China Global Television Network and has been honored as one of the “Top 20 Dealmakers of the Year” by The Hollywood Reporter, one of the “Variety 500,” Variety’s list of the top 500 most important people in the global entertainment and media industries, and as a leading lawyer by Legal 500 and Chambers USA.