Harvey S. Gettleson
Harvey is a Co-Founder of the Firm. He is a Certified Public Accountant as well as an Attorney, having received his degrees in a combined program from Monteith College and the Wayne State University Law School. Harvey began his career in the Tax Practice of Ernst & Young, becoming an executive in 1984. His entire professional career has focused on the tax and financial needs of individuals. Harvey’s clients include a wide-range of film, TV, stage and music entertainers and entertainment professionals as well as corporate leaders in the Los Angeles business community, Forbes 400 members, and entrepreneurs.
Harvey utilizes his diverse professional experience to advise clients at all stages of their career and family situations. He has an excellent grasp of today’s entertainment business; advising clients on how to navigate today’s studio and independent film, TV and internet opportunities, to access capital for their projects, and maximize participation in emerging entertainment strategies. With an extensive history of specialized client services for individuals, Harvey is equally experienced advising investors, executives and entrepreneurs in the challenges facing them to grow a successful business from its initial start-up through the business’ evolution to exit either through sale or “going public.”