Los Angeles attorney, Greg Weisman, will lead the new West Coast office of New York law firm Ritholz Levy Sanders Chidekel & Fields LLP. Los Angeles is a good fit for the growing agency, “[We’ve] long envisioned a Los Angeles counterpart to its well-respected boutique practice," according to a company release. Ritholz Levy—which specializes in music, fashion and media, and action sports—will grow it’s West Coast office under Weisman’s expertise.

"As sad as it was to see Silver & Freedman decide to close its doors, I could not be happier about this opportunity," says Weisman. "I have been working with, both as co-counsel and sometimes opposing counsel, the guys in New York, and when this opportunity arose, I couldn't pass it up. They represent some of the most significant clients in the music, film, media, fashion and technology industries. The sky is the limit on how we can work together."

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