Power Lawyers 2011
Like clients Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, Kleinberg has rocked well into middle age. He represents J.K. Rowling in the U.S. and recently worked on the launch of Rowling's Harry Potter website Pottermore. A chief focus these days is digital distribution, he says, and making sure clients get a piece of emerging revenue streams. His tenacity was rewarded in May when the Beverly Hills Bar Association named him entertainment lawyer of the year in one of the bigger BHBA events in recent memory. "It really blew me away," Kleinberg says.