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A Full Service Entertainment Law Firm
California is a place where business owners and entertainers thrive and stand to make a considerable amount of income. However, the risks are substantial and, if you are not careful, you can face the potential loss of property and assets. That is where Sehgal & Saling comes in. The mission of our law firm is simple: Helping those in all facets of the entertainment industry protect their legal rights and their livelihoods. Our firm will do this by providing relevant and helpful legal counsel to assist you in avoiding legal pitfalls and navigating legal challenges through competent, professional representation in and out of court.
We believe that legal services should be tailored to your specific needs.
Our company is needed in both good and bad situations in life, and we do whatever we can to make your goals a reality. We look at our clients as people with genuine concerns and do not measure their wallet before we look at their case.
There are many law firms, but not many that provide personal, individualized services. We respect our clients and they respect us, and that is what sets our company apart from others.
If you have questions regarding our company, you should give us a call. We will do everything possible to make sure we are the right fit for you.
What You Can Expect When You Contact Us
We offer all new clients an initial consultation wherein we can discuss your circumstances as well as how our counsel and representation can assist you in resolving your legal concerns. We provide an initial consultation because we believe our clients will see the value we provide to them and their businesses or careers after they hear how we are able to assist them. We encourage new clients to bring their notes, pictures, documents, letters – anything pertinent to their legal concern – so that we can be certain to address their most pressing issues.
The sooner you retain our services, the sooner we can work to help you resolve your legal challenges and disputes. Contact us today at (818) 582-2421 to schedule your free initial consultation and learn how the Sehgal & Saling can help you.
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About Reena Sehgal
Reena Sehgal is from Bend, Oregon and attended Portland State University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in General Science.
After graduating, Reena moved to San Diego, California to pursue a legal career. She graduated Cum Laude from Thomas Jefferson School of Law with a focus in Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law. As a result of her dedicated studies in law school she was placed on the Honor Roll or Distinguished Honor Roll nearly every semester and received multiple CALI Excellence for Future Awards, Witkin Awards for Academic Excellence, and Jefferson Medals in classes. Reena served on numerous student organization executive boards including Intellectual Property Law Association, Law Students for Reproductive Justice and Middle Eastern Law Student Association. She was also an invitee of Law Review.
Reena has always loved business, creativity and the arts, and in law school she discovered how to use her skills, education and passion in a rewarding field. She started her career working at prestigious firms and companies such as The Exchange and Beachbody, LLC. During her time with these organizations she worked alongside, networked and engaged with industry leaders and devoted time and effort to becoming an experienced and knowledgeable attorney.
Reena is a member of the California Bar Association, California Lawyers for the Arts, and California Young Lawyers Association.
Reena was selected to Super Lawyers Rising Stars list for 2019 & 2020. Rising Stars is an exclusive list of top-rated attorneys in specific practice areas.
Natalie Lluis - Law Clerk
Natalie Lluis is from Los Angeles, California, and attended the University of Southern California, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, minoring in Business Law. After graduating, Ms. Lluis continued her legal education and is currently attending Southwestern Law School, where she is pursuing a concentration in Entertainment Law.
Ms. Lluis joined Sehgal & Saling PC as a Law Clerk in 2020. She assists as a client liaison for the firm and works closely as part of the firm’s transactional department.
As a Law Clerk, Ms. Lluis assists the firm in conducting client intakes, redlining contracts, screening films/TV shows, and contract drafting. Ms. Lluis also works closely with Ms. Sehgal in research, business formations, and client meetings.
Ms. Lluis’ experience in Civil Litigation, as well as Immigration Law, contributes to her client relations skills and legal mindset. With her diverse legal experience, Ms. Lluis is able to approach problems by taking a comprehensive view of the scenario at hand, which enables her to provide solutions to client needs.
Madeleine Smith - Coordinator
Madeleine Smith is from Los Angeles, California and attended San Diego State University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Film, Television, and New Media Studies. While in school, Ms. Smith worked in marketing at DJI Aerial Drones, and on set for films such as “Avengers: Infinity War.”
After graduating, Ms. Smith provided support at Universal Pictures for the Global Talent Development and Inclusion department, where she assisted the Senior Director in developing and maintaining the department’s workforce and creative initiatives.
Prior to working at Sehgal & Sailing PC, Ms. Smith worked in multiple casting offices for television and film for projects such as “Snowfall” (FX), “Station Eleven” (HBOMax), and “I Won’t Be Home for Christmas” (MGM). Ms. Smith joined Sehgal & Saling PC as an Coordinator in early 2020. She facilitates all of Ms. Sehgal’s scheduling, drafts correspondences, and maintains ongoing business files.
Roanna Levy - Executive Assistant
Roanna Renee is a California Bay Area native but was raised in Detroit. In pursuit to further her acting career she has relocated to Los Ángeles. Having a slew of commercial and theatre work in her repertoire, she is now making her mark in film and television. Her lively, energetic but sweet nature is what draws people to her. She loves being physically active, traveling and developing meaningful relationships.
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Sehgal & Saling provides representation and counsel to business owners, from start-up of a new business venture to the winding-up of a business (and everything in between). Our firm can assist with business formation challenges, contract negotiations and drafting, trademarks and other intellectual property protection. We also represent those in the entertainment industry – actors, musicians, producers, directors, and others – with contract review, drafting, negotiations, or facing contract disputes, legal challenges over royalty agreements and payments, and infringement of copyrighted works. Whatever challenges you're facing, we strive to resolve the issue to your satisfaction in a swift and efficient manner. We will keep you informed about the progress of your case so that you can be assured your situation is receiving the attention it deserves, and so you can focus on other important matters.
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Start Ups & Small-Midsize Businesses
Business Entity Selection, Registration, Formation
Licenses, Permits, Taxes
NDA, Non-Compete, Confidentiality
Intellectual Property Protection
Intellectual Property Law
Trademarks & Copyrights
Search, Analysis & Filings
Statements of Use
Office Actions/Provisional Refusals
Artists, Entertainers, Producers, Directors, and More
Preparing, Reviewing, and Negotiating Contracts - Production, Talent, Clearance, Licensing and Distribution Agreements
Motion Picture/TV Production Counsel
Copyrights and Trademarks
Right of Publicity, Confidentiality
“Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.”
― Lao Tzu
SEHGAL & SALING PC
15260 Ventura Blvd., Suite 1200
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
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