Entertainment attorney and tech attorney (entertainment lawyer and tech lawyer) with nearly 1200 media appearances. Former journo (HuffPost blogger; Hollywood Reporter reporter). Harvard College (Applied Math and CS); Harvard Law School. Creative writer. Adjunct law professor. Ex-politico & ex-techie. A great source!
Testimonials (journos love me! and vice-versa) (call anytime if you're on deadline)
"I've got what I need. I could just lean over and kiss you," NBC News correspondent.
"You're a soundbite machine," CBS News producer.
"You're a machine," Brian Rooney, ABC News correspondent.
"You always rock the live shots," KFWB 980 News anchor Phil Hulett.
"That was brilliant," BBC Radio 5 Live producer.
"He's great," another CBS News producer.
"You were AMAZING! (as usual)," KABC AM 790 producer (1 hr. show).
"Jonathan Handel is one of those rare, exceptional contacts that a radio reporter loves. He knows his stuff, he's articulate, he's interesting, and he understands the deadlines that a reporter works under." KNX 1070 anchor Vicki Cox.
"Such a pro," KCRW (public radio) host.
"Get Jonathan!" KNX news director to staff (as told by a producer).
"Hollywood’s most sensible legal eagle ... reliable, fair-minded and quotable," Aaron Barnhart, Kansas City Star TV critic.
"So many soundbites to choose from," KABC 7 reporter after an interview.
"You were fantastic!" another KCRW host.
“We love working with you,” KNX producer.
“Wait, what? Say that again!” Reuters correspondent.13 March 2021