Michael Wayne Barnes is a corporate attorney, practicing primarily
with clients in the entertainment and related industries. His law firm, Barnes Law Firm PC, handles transactions on a worldwide
Mr. Barnes' practice is focused primarily on entertainment and media corporate and finance
matters, with particular strengths in film financing and entertainment/media M&A. Mr. Barnes has been the lead attorney
deal-runner on five motion picture studio acquisitions and one international sports league acquisition. He was named a "Dealmaker
of the Year" by Variety Magazine in 2010. He has handled almost 200 film financing transactions, and has been lead counsel
on the acquisition of film libraries in excess of 5,000 titles. His clients include banks, venture financiers and funds, and
media financing, production and distribution companies. He and his firm also represent individuals and companies who
produce, finance and distribute film and television product. His firm also specializes in representing top tier action sports
athletes and transactions.
Mr. Barnes is a graduate of Stanford Law School and the University of Iowa.
LinkedIn.com profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michael-barnes-4a680b7