Scott R. Lazarus

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CONTACT INFORMATION

Scott R. Lazarus

Managing Partner

EMAIL

PHONE

(212) 359-3020

Scott Lazarus is a founding partner of Lazarus & Harris LLP and has represented over 160 Broadway, West End, Australia and national touring productions including the Tony Award® winning Best Musical and Best Play productions of Hadestown (2019), The Ferryman (2019), Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two (2018), The Humans (2016), A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder (2014), All the Way (2014), Kinky Boots (2013), Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike (2013), The Book of Mormon (2011), War Horse (2011), Red (2010), August: Osage County (2008), Spring Awakening (2007), The History Boys (2006), Monty Python's Spamalot (2005), and the Best Musical and Best Play Revival productions of Hello, Dolly! (2017), A View from the Bridge (2017), Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (2013), Porgy and Bess (2012), The Normal Heart (2011), Hair (2009), Boeing-Boeing (2008), and Journey’s End (2007).

 

An accomplished veteran in the practice of theatre law, Mr. Lazarus currently represents the Broadway, national touring, West End and Australia productions of The Book of Mormon, the Broadway and West End productions of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two, the Broadway and national touring productions of Hadestown, the national touring production of ain’t too proud The Life and Times of The Temptations, the Broadway productions of Leopoldstadt, Funny Girl, Walking with Ghosts, Almost Famous, KPOP, Ain’t No Mo’, Ohio State Murders, and the upcoming Broadway productions of New York, New York, Pictures from Home, Prima Facie, Dancin’ and A Doll’s House. 

 

His clients include numerous stage producers as well as actors, writers, composers, directors and literary estates, including the heirs of Ernest Hemingway.

Mr. Lazarus is a graduate of New York Law School and was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1991.

EDUCATION / BAR ADMISSION

Northwestern University, B.A.

New York Law School, J.D.

Admitted: New York

HONORS and RECOGNITION

Highest Ranking in Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business in New York Media & Entertainment: Theatre (2012-2021)

"New York Metro Super Lawyer" in Entertainment and Sports by Thomson Reuters (2008-present)

Highest "AV" (5 out of 5) Professional Rating, Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory