Power Lawyers: THR Unveils America's Top 100 Entertainment Attorneys
UC Berkeley School of Law
Why she matters: Lichter is hoping for a big summer as World War Z (directed by client Marc Forster) competes with The Lone Ranger (she reps the writers and executive producers). A fixture on the festival circuit (when she isn't in Hawaii), she also counts The Amazing Spider-Man 2 director Marc Webb and Maleficent writer Linda Woolverton as clients.
Big deal: Yes, she's excited about indie director Sam Fleischner's new movie Stand Clear of the Closing Doors, which premiered in April at Tribeca. But not only because he's her client: Lichter's daughter Rose Lichter-Marck co-wrote the script. Says Lichter, "We're hoping it's this year's Beasts of the Southern Wild."Click here to read THR's complete Power Lawyers list.