Fred has been a lawyer for over 40 years in connection with television, feature films, licensing & merchandising and interactive media. He practiced corporate and entertainment law in New York City for several years before moving to Northampton in 1980 and establishing the firm. During the 1980s Fred enjoyed a general practice which included everything from sophisticated corporate transactions to murder cases, torts, and divorces. Since the late 1980s, Fred's practice has been concentrated in representing clients in the entertainment and licensing industries within which he has developed an international reputation and clientele, particularly in connection with children’s programming, software, and interactive media.