Millennium Magazine_9th Ed

41 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine ARTS, MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT myriad celebrities, such as Mauro Ranallo, Mark Burnett and Lennox Lewis. He successfully represented astronaut Buzz Aldrin, author Isaac Asimov and screenwriter Dan O’Bannon, and litigated cases including Harlan Ellision’s lawsuit against ABC for copyright infringement and the palimony case against Billie Jean King. He represented award-winning filmmakers like Alfonso Cuarón and Robert Evans and actors Chuck Norris, Hulk Hogan and Michelle Rodriguez. Eclipse Comics published a comic book character in his honor, named “Destroyer Lawyer,” drawn by legendary Jack Kirby. A former partner and co-founder of Holmes Weinberg, P.C., Mr. Holmes was a sports and entertainment lawyer for several California firms and general counsel to Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America. He was involved in the shows “The Contender,” “Survivor” and “Walker, Texas Ranger.” He lectured at the University of California, University of Southern California and Pepperdine University School of Law; edited autobiographies of Billie Jean King, George Foreman and Hulk Hogan; and founded the Henry W. Holmes Scholarship with the Alliance Foundation. Mr. Holmes was selected as the subject of an article and on the cover of Los Angeles Magazine, named Lawyer of the Year, named among Top 20 Sports Lawyers by the Daily Journal, and Top 1% of America’s Honored Professionals by the American Registry. Holding an AV Preeminent Rating via Martindale-Hubbell for 35 years, he completed his JD at UC Berkeley. He was a trustee for the Women’s Sports Foundation and a Ford Foundation scholar in India, authoring “The Indian President: Myth or Reality” in the India Law Journal. Currently, he has partnered with his son in Big Ben Enterprises to create business opportunities for athletes and contributes to the octopus science study and exhibit at Scripps’ Birch Aquarium in La Jolla, California. A former attorney of 50 years and current film producer and creative consultant, Henry Holmes has established a name for himself in the legal, media, entertainment and sports industries. Renowned for negotiating and structuring George Foreman’s multi-million-dollar deal for his “Lean, Mean Grilling Machine,” the most successful kitchen product endorsement and branding deal in history, Mr. Holmes represented HENRY HOLMES, ESQ. ATTORNEY (RETIRED), FILM PRODUCER La Jolla, CA