Mr. Lawrence H. Haber is a Partner in the Orlando office of CPLS, P.A. He is a member of the Firm’s Entertainment and Business Practice Groups.
Mr. Haber is a business, intellectual property and entertainment lawyer, having practiced for 35 years. Mr. Haber’s extensive experience derives not only from his prior work as Director of Business Affairs with Walt Disney Attractions Television and Director of Legal Administration at Universal Studios for over seven years but also from his over 25 years of handling complex business matters and other legal matters.
Mr. Haber has extensive experience in all aspects of legal, business, and union matters in the entertainment industry, including the production, distribution, and sales of long and short form film and television programming (original and licensed), and the negotiating and drafting of agreements for financing, production, and distribution of such programming.
Mr. Haber’s legal experience is also grounded in intellectual property (including copyright, tradename, and trademark), corporate, general business, and transactional law. Other legal areas Mr. Haber has several years experience in includes administrative, securities, and real estate law.
Mr. Haber’s practice include all aspects of real estate, commercial lease transactions, business, and corporate representation, including franchises, business formation, sales and acquisitions, and debt and equity financing.
Mr. Haber’s clients range from small to large businesses, including media and entertainment, technology, software, construction, retail, restaurant, medical, web site, design, and graphics companies as well as themed entertainment companies. He also represents production companies, talent, and producers in all phases of development and production in all types of media worldwide.
Mr. Haber strives to further the business goals of his clients, using his business, negotiation, and legal skills. He is a Board Member of Women in Film & TV and Enzian Advisory Board. He as also served as a Board Member for Workforce Central Florida for twelve and a half years.
Mr. Haber is active in various professional and community organizations, including serving as a member of the Rotary Club of Orlando Evening for 20 years and as a board member and VP of the Jewish Federation of Greater Orlando; incoming president.
Areas of Practice
- Intellectual Property Law
- Securities Law
- Asset Protection
- Mergers & Acquisition
- Trade Secrets
- Corporate Finance
Bar and Court Admissions
- J.D. (Honors: Law Review), 1982. Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
- B.S.B.A. in Finance, 1979. University of Central Florida
- Florida Bar Association
- Orange County Bar Association