Robert M. (“Bobby”) Schwartz is a partner in the Quinn Emanuel’s Los Angeles office. Over the last 30 years, Bobby has become a nationally recognized leader in large-stakes and often precedent-setting cases, particularly in the entertainment and media fields. He has represented every major motion picture studio and broadcast network, film production companies, pay TV services, video game developers, record companies, and individual producers, writers, directors, and actors. He has had extensive experience and success in copyright, trademark, unfair competition, royalties and participations, First Amendment, employment, and complex business disputes. He has defended more than 75 class actions around the country. As noted below, he has also handled substantial disputes for companies well outside the media industry.