Power Lawyers: THR Unveils America's Top 100 Entertainment Attorneys
Harvard Law School
Why he matters: Riding high after a big week at the TV upfronts, Richman counts among his top TV clients Parks and Recreation co-creator Michael Schur and Ted writing partners Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild, who landed new series at Fox (Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Dads, respectively). He also reps Girls producer Jenni Konner and The Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons.
Big deal: Richman jumped into uncharted territory helping client Zach Braff raise more than $2.6 million for his next film via Kickstarter. "It's new for all of us," says Richman of the crowd-sourced financing model. "It's always interesting to see how things evolve."Click here to read THR's complete Power Lawyers list.