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Pamela M. Golinski

Pamela M. Golinski, a founding member of Feldman, Golinski, Reedy + Ben-Zvi PLLC, has concentrated her practice in entertainment law since her graduation from law school. She practices in all areas of entertainment, including theater, film, television, music, multimedia, art, and book publishing.

Ms. Golinski is production counsel for Anastasia, currently on Broadway, as well as The Secret Garden (coming soon to Broadway); Jurassic World: The Exhibition (a traveling phenomenon featuring animatronic dinosaurs), and The Illusionists, which has come to Broadway for a limited run in each of the last three years.   She is production counsel for King of Comedy, representing movie studio New Regency Productions, and is co-counsel on The Sting; both of these are new musicals currently in development and based upon the iconic films of the same name.   Other shows in development that Ms. Golinski represents include “& Juliet“, an original musical featuring the songs of international hit-maker Max Martin; “Intermission! The Musical“, an original musical written and directed by Jerry Zucker”; three new musicals based upon the films Hugo, Empire, and Fido, respectively; and a new musical about music legend Joan Jett,  as well as A Letter to Harvey Milk; Romy & Michele’s High School ReunionStoker, and Peggy Sue Got Married (revival).  For some of these shows, production is imminent.

Ms. Golinski has the honor to represent the youngest producer on Broadway, who started his commercial producing career while he was still in high school and who co-produced Gotta Dance on Broadway.   Her client Judy Dolan is the costume designer for the critically acclaimed New York City Opera revival of Candide and regularly designs shows for regional theaters around the country, while also heading  the University of California San Diego’s Directing Department.  Ms. Golinski is legal counsel for T.J. English, author of “The Savage City”, a non-fiction book which will be the basis for an upcoming television limited series, and she represents “The Howard Smith Tapes Project” an audio-recording collection of interviews of rock stars and cultural icons conducted by Village Voice columnist and radio personality Howard Smith between 1969-1972.

In the non-profit world, her clients include Brooklyn Academy of Music, Irish Arts Center and The Chocolate Factory  in New York City, and in California, Pasadena Playhouse, Ensemble Theatre Company and Rubicon Theater Company, regional theaters located, respectively in Pasadena, Ventura and Santa Barbara.

In recent seasons past, she was represented on Broadway by the musical A Christmas Story, the Musical (which garnered multiple Tony Award nominations) as well as the Off Broadway show Dinner with the Boys, the folk music show Lonesome Traveler, the drama Wiesenthal, and the Broadway and West End musical Sister Act, as well as an original new rock opera entitled Psyche, which premiered on the West Coast.

Other theatrical productions for which Ms. Golinski has done legal work include Spider-man: Turn Off The Dark (Broadway), Ghost The Musical (Broadway), Dangerous Beauty, and 101 Dalmations.   She represents production company Stage Entertainment on various stage projects, as well as its Dutch subsidiary Holiday on Ice for U.S.-related matters.  She routinely advises investors concerning financing for theatrical productions.

Ms. Golinski began her Entertainment Law career in the Entertainment Department of Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison in New York City.  A veteran practitioner now, she consistently receives Martindale-Hubbell’s top rating for lawyers, the “AV Preeminent Rating”, and has been included in various listings of New York City’s top attorneys.

SPEAKING AND PRESENTATIONS

Commercial Theatre Institute, New York, Lecturer, Theater Law and Producing
Lecturer, Theater Law and Producing 

EMPLOYMENT
Feldman, Golinski, Reedy + Ben-Zvi, PLLC, New York,
Founding Member, 2013 – present

Beigelman, Feiner & Feldman, P.C., New York,
(through Pamela M. Golinski P.C.), 2008 – 2012

Kaufmann, Feiner, Yamin, Gildin & Robbins, LLP, New York,
Partner, 1996 – 2009; Associate 1992-1996

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, New York,
Associate, 1989-1991 and Summer Associate, 1988

BAR ADMISSIONS
New York, 1989
California, 1991 (Inactive)

EDUCATION
Vassar College, B.A.
New York Law School, J.D., Magna Cum Laude, John Ben Snow Scholar; Member, New York Law School Law Review; winner of numerous academic awards

ASSOCIATIONS AND ACTIVITIES
Ms. Golinski served for two and an half years as Co-Chair of the League of Professional Theatre Women’s International Committee.   Other professional associations with which she has been affiliated include New York Women in Film and Television and the Bar Association of the City of New York, where she served on the Entertainment Law Committee and was a founding member of the Talent Outreach Project and the City Bar Chorus.  Prior to becoming an attorney, Ms. Golinski was a newspaper journalist, for which she won several writing awards.