ACM Welcomes

Shelley Reid

May 2019


ACM is excited to announce that Shelley Reid has joined its entertainment law division in Beverly Hills.  Ms. Reid has been an entertainment lawyer and business affairs executive with several leading companies including MGM Television, Scripps Networks, Disney Channel, Hearst Entertainment and Fox Television Studios.

ACM Sponsors Elementary School Fundraiser

March 2019



On behalf of ACM, Hamilton Arendsen sponsored Jerabek Elementary School's 6th Annual Spring Fling at the Prado in Balboa Park. The gala is one of Jerabek's largest fundraisers and raises money for the School's Family Faculty Organization, which provides students with added enrichment to their existing curriculum.

Hamilton Arendsen

Settles Case for $2.1 Million

February 2019


Together with co-counsel and his associate, Samuel Lynn, Hamilton Arendsen reached a settlement in the amount of $2.1 million for a contractor who suffered significant injuries after falling from a poorly constructed roof. 

ACM Welcomes

Katherine L. McDaniel

February 2019








Katherine L. McDaniel, former Chair of the California State Bar Intellectual Property Section and former Trustee of the Los Angeles Copyright Society, has joined ACM as head of the Intellectual Property Department. Her practice focuses on trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, rights of publicity, domain names and related intellectual property for small to medium companies.