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Patricia Glaser

Partner, Glaser Weil Fink Howard Avchen & Shapiro

THE LATEST: Glaser recently represented media mogul Harvey Weinstein in his battle against the company he founded with his brother, although not in any sexual assault-related matters.

BACKGROUND: Glaser is a trial lawyer and chairwoman of her firm’s litigation department. She provides general legal counsel to public and private companies across a range of industries, including real estate, entertainment, technology, banking and securities. She counts Kirk Kerkorian, Keith Olbermann and Conan O’Brien among her clients. Glaser clerked for U.S. District Judge David Williams after graduating from Rutgers Law School.

WORTH NOTING: Glaser and her husband; Sam Mundie, serve on several nonprofit boards and contribute to numerous local charities. These include Center Theatre Group, Geffen Playhouse and American Friends of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

YEAR ON THE LA500: 4

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