New York Business Law Attorney

Helping artists reach financial success
The modern entertainment industry comes with responsibilities that require business savvy in addition to artistic talents. An experienced attorney can be your best ally in helping you grow your business while avoiding legal and financial pitfalls along the way. For more than 30 years, Diane Krausz has advised entertainers on how to best organize and run their companies to accomplish their artistic and financial objectives. She provides clients with a full range of legal services related to:

  • General business matters
  • Formation of business entities
  • Contract negotiation
  • Contract drafting
  • Contract disputes
  • Commercial fraud
  • Book options
  • Licensing
  • Merchandising
  • Tax issue analysis
  • Purchase and sales of companies
  • Gallery and theater lease negotiations
  • Commercial litigation 

Working together to build your business
Diane is fully committed to the success and prosperity of your business. Whether you are an individual just starting in the entertainment industry or a well-established artist seeking greater exposure, you need certain elements in place to protect your financial interests and the integrity of your work.

When you start your business, Diane addresses your specific needs, including what corporate entity and tax structures to select and how to best limit personal liability. After your business is formed, she advises you on insurance coverage, investment strategies and business compliance issues.

The basis of most business dealings, firm contracts should reflect the terms of your agreements and protect your work and your financial stability. Diane puts her assertive negotiating skills to work for you. Her meticulous preparation and exceptional experience are central components in her ability to reach the most beneficial agreements. She anticipates potential problems and drafts contracts that support your immediate and long-term interests.

Call The Law Offices of Diane Krausz at 212.244.5292 or contact the firm online to schedule an appointment.