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Columbia Law School
Why he matters: Galsor handles day-to-day deals for two of his partner Bert Fields’ biggest clients: Tom Cruise and James Cameron. During the past year, Galsor closed a deal with Paramount for Cruise to star in Mission: Impossible 5 and is negotiating with Warner Bros. for the actor to star in The Man From U.N.C.L.E. And when going to the mat for Cameron on a multiplatform National Geographic project, Galsor says he took his cue from the director’s willingness to risk his life on undersea adventures. Dealmaking is similar — “with less chance of dying,” he says.
Big deal: Galsor brokered a complex pact between client Ubisoft and New Regency to bring the video game Assassin’s Creed to the big screen with Michael Fassbender starring.Click here to read THR's complete Power Lawyers list.