Corporate Practice Group
Head of Los Angeles
Mr. Fogel is the co-founder of Fogel & Potamianos LLP. He is known as a dealmaker and innovator in the legal community. He represents successful entrepreneurs, corporations, and sports and entertainment stars.
Mr. Fogel has participated in over 100 corporate and entertainment transactions, including buy and sell-side M&A, capital raises, shareholder buyouts, company formations, high-profile partnerships, financing deals, broadcast agreements, sports memorabilia agreements, licensing agreements, sports video game licensing, endorsement deals, television pilots and production, event licensing, publishing agreements, executive employment agreements, yacht purchase and sales, and other commercial transactions. In short, clients entrust him with their most important and valuable transactions.
Mr. Fogel also serves as the go-to offsite general counsel for a number of small and lower middle market companies. Clients appreciate his holistic approach to deeply understand them and their companies – and obtain results.
Mr. Fogel was selected to the SuperLawyers® Rising Stars for 2020, recognized by his peers as a top-rated attorney. He, too, is an entrepreneur at heart and member of the prestigious Entrepreneur’s Organization Accelerator program in Los Angeles.
Mr. Fogel began his career in business development at GE Money Bank. He was also a summer associate with law firm Paul Hastings LLP in Los Angeles and in private practice.
Mr. Fogel is passionate about writing, leadership development, spiritual theology, and golf. In 2019, he released his first book, The Gauntlet: Five Keys for Unlocking Success in Leadership and has appeared on programs such as The Joy of Living with Barry Shore to reach the next generation of leaders.
He lives in Los Angeles with his wife Sheri.