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Joy L. Ganes Joins Dykema In Los Angeles

February 16, 2011

LOS ANGELES—Dykema, a leading national law firm, today announced that Joy L. Ganes has joined the firm's Los Angeles office as an associate in the Business and Commercial practice.

Most recently, Ms. Ganes was a legal consultant to Majek Pictures, LLC in Los Angeles. In that role she organized the development of the limited liability corporation, including preparing the articles of incorporation, complying with taxation requirements, drafting agreements, and handling a range of intellectual property and business issues.

Prior to joining Majek Pictures, Ms. Ganes was an associate for Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom, LLP in New York. She represented multinational businesses in antitrust litigation matters with respect to the Department of Justice. She also was active in pro bono matters that included negotiating screenplay options extensions for small budget films.

Ms. Ganes received her B.S in business administration and her B.A. in political science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She earned her J.D. and a M.A. in political science at Duke University School of Law. Ms. Ganes completed her M.F.A. at the University of Southern California.