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Billboard Features Petrocelli, Godesky, Marroso in 2021 “Top Music Lawyers List”

April 5, 2021


CENTURY CITY—April 5, 2021—O’Melveny partner and Trial Practice Chair Daniel Petrocelli, partner Leah Godesky, and partner David Marroso have been named to Billboard’s 2021 Top Music Lawyers List. Billboard describes the prestigious list as recognizing “the best legal minds in the business.”

In its profile of the O’Melveny team, Billboard noted Petrocelli and Marroso’s representation of Global Music Rights, “the performing rights organization for acts including The Beatles, Bon Jovi, Drake, Eagles, Post Malone, Bruno Mars, Ava Max, Shawn Mendes, Metallica, Nicki Minaj, Travis Scott, Bruce Springsteen, Harry Styles and Pharrell Williams. In ongoing litigation against the Radio Music Licensing Committee… the firm has defeated a motion to dismiss.”

Billboard also noted that “Petrocelli and Godesky continue to represent Kesha as the defendant in the suit brought against the singer by Lukasz ‘Dr. Luke’ Gottwald for defamation, with the trial set for fall.”

The O’Melveny team’s Billboard profile can be viewed here.

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Brandon Scott Jacobsen
O’Melveny & Myers LLP
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