Power Lawyers: THR Unveils America's Top 100 Entertainment Attorneys
USC School of Law
Why he matters: Hirsch’s five decades of practicing law have allowed him to pick and choose clients. This year, the licensed therapist helped Julia Roberts join Meryl Streep in August: Osage County, put Sean Penn in Gangster Squad and closed deals for The Great Gatsby producers Douglas Zwick and Lucy Fisher to take on franchise- hopeful Divergent.
Big deal: Hirsch, who has represented Francis Ford Coppola for decades, also handled daughter Sofia’s deal to direct Cannes entry The Bling Ring.Click here to read THR's complete Power Lawyers list.