Richard P. Varghese is currently working as a legal assistant to Arendsen Cane Molnar, LLP (ACM), pending his admission to practice law in California (he recently passed the California bar). Upon admission, Mr. Varghese will work with Joseph C. Cane, Jr., focusing on entertainment, intellectual property, new media and other business transactions. Prior to joining ACM, Mr. Varghese was instrumental in the formation of Yola Mescal, a liquor brand, Wayberd, a clothing brand, and has produced a short film entitled “Not Fade Away,” with a feature film currently in development.
Mr. Varghese is a 2003 graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara and earned his degree from Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles, California in 2014. While at Southwestern Law School, Mr. Varghese was a semi-finalist in the annual negotiations competition and externed at Lionsgate in the office of the General Counsel.