Power Lawyers: THR Unveils America's Top 100 Entertainment Attorneys
USC School of Law
Why he matters: Three words: Robert Downey Jr. The Iron Man 3 star, whom Hansen has represented since before his public personal struggles, stands to make a killing in a new deal being negotiated for the next Avengers (his pay raced past $50 million for the last film, and he stands to make in that range for IM3).
Big deal: Hansen’s work for Jon Stewart is allowing the host to take a summer hiatus from The Daily Show to direct his first film.Click here to read THR's complete Power Lawyers list.