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Jonathan Handel

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Entertainment/technology attorney at TroyGould & contributing editor at The Hollywood Reporter (jhandel.com/bio, muckrack.com/jhandel)

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Biography

I practice transactional enter­tainment and technology law at TroyGould in Los Angeles and independently, and am a contributing editor for The Hollywood Reporter. I'm also a former computer scientist. Longer bio at http://www.jhandel.com/bio.

My writing has been published in/on the Los Angeles Ti...

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ICYMI: Bryan Singer Accuser Jeff Herman, Go-To Attorney for Hollywood Sex Abuse Claims, Was Himself Once Accused of Rape https://t.co/qwE3uadAA8
ICYMI: Bryan Singer accuser @JeffHerman of Herman Law @SexAbuse was accused of raping his own receptionist in 1998. She filed a police report at the time. https://t.co/UoKtthxIby
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What was your first job as a journalist?

The Hollywood Reporter, but I blogged a lot on the Huffington Post before that.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, ugh

What does it mean to be a journalist?

Telling truth to power and bringing context to readers

Awards

Daily Journal - top 100 lawyers in California

2008 - Business/Labor/Entertainment Journalism
Named by the Daily Journal as one of the top 100 lawyers in California in 2008 because of my writers strike coverage.