Tim Heafner is a go-to litigator and trusted advisor for clients in the entertainment and media industry, specializing in high-profile, complex litigation matters and profit-participation and licensing disputes. He has represented and advised major motion-picture studios, television studios, television networks, production companies, streaming platforms, and other entertainment and media companies in connection with a wide variety of disputes concerning dozens of hit television series and motion pictures. His practice focuses on new technology issues, licensing and distribution practices and disputes, accounting practices and methodologies, and other intellectual property issues.
Tim is an experienced trial lawyer and has guided clients to victories in state court, federal court, and arbitration. Tim also has experience representing clients ranging from star athletes, including boxing promoters and superstars; to Fortune 500 companies, to non-profit organizations in a variety of complex commercial disputes.