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Power Lawyers: THR Unveils America's Top 100 Entertainment Attorneys

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    Talent
    Fred Toczek
    Felker Toczek Gellman Suddleson

    USC School of Law

    Why he matters: Toczek has a knack for nurturing young talent, transitioning Daniel Radcliffe from eight Harry Potter films to a thriving career as an adult. Seth Rogen, who has This Is the EndTownies and The Interview on his docket, has been with Toczek since Rogen was a teenager. Toczek's work on Idris Elba's one-two punch of Pacific Rim and Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom has the long-simmering actor poised for a breakout.

    Big deal: Toczek has ushered Shailene Woodley from ABC Family star to movie "It" girl. "The challenge has been the high-class problem of juggling a lot of things at the same time," says Toczek, who worked out deals for the actress to shoot The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and buzzy YA adaptation Divergent concurrently.

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