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Sklar Kirsh’s corporate attorneys advise both employers and executives in connection with structuring and documenting complex executive employment agreements and separation arrangements. Our team possesses a deep understanding of what is market in terms of severance, change of control and other often negotiated terms and is well versed in all manner of incentive compensation, including stock options, partnership equity/profits interest grants, and change of control and performance-based bonuses. We also regularly counsel employers in the implementation of deferred compensation plans, including navigating the complicated landscape of Section 409A of the Internal Revenue Code.

Representative Matters

  • Represented leading colorist, Yvan Lucas, in connection with the negotiation of his employment arrangements for his new position as Senior Colorist at Company 3. Read about the deal here.
  • Represented media executive, Sam Bergen, in connection with the negotiation of his employment agreement for his new position as Chief Marketing Officer at Illumination Entertainment. Read about the deal here.
  • Represented music executive, Matthew Graham, in connection with the negotiation of his executive compensation package to become Managing Partner and Head of the Music Division of Range Media Partners, LLC. Read about the deal here.
  • Represented media executive, Brian Sullivan, in connection with the negotiation of his executive compensation package to become Chief Executive Officer of NEP Group, Inc., a portfolio company of The Carlyle Group. Read about the deal here.
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  • “For several years, I have worked with Sklar Kirsh for my M&A and other corporate law needs.  They are practical and creative lawyers and have guided me through several major transactions with a steady hand and clear focus on my goals.”
    — Mark Mickelson, Managing Partner of Next Point Capital, Chairman of Art Brand Studios & Chairman of Next Point Bearing Group

This testimonial does not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter.