Eric Galen

Attorney and Consultant in Beverly Hills, California

Described by clients as a “catalyst,” Eric helps innovators, creators, and brands turn ideas into reality. As lawyer and entrepreneur, he once built and launched a tech startup that gave aspiring artists direct access to top-tier industry pros, and launched many careers in the process. Now Eric represents his clients’ visions and energies, bringing business, legal, and tech experience together with his industry connections to help them succeed.

Eric has helped develop careers and businesses ranging from a teenage pop/rap duo from Omaha (posting early Vine videos and transitioning their burgeoning popularity to a multimillion-dollar business), to an A-list actress who wanted to get into the beauty business, to a small digital startup as it grew into the most successful YouTube network in the world.

A true entrepreneur immersed in the digital age, Eric’s background in tech, entertainment, law, and business gives him the ability to leverage influencer and celebrity status into highly profitable digital enterprises and brands, including work in esports, XR, e-commerce, and consumer products.

Eric’s clients and collaborators have included Fullscreen, OPI, Jaunt VR, Willo Perron, Jack & Jack, DanceOn, Calm.com, BeautyCon, DigiTour, Yovanna Ventura, Brent Rivera, Science, Lipps LA, Prologue Films, Amplify LA, Launchpad LA, Samsung, iHeart Media, Hello Society, Instabrand, David Copperfield, Will.i.am, Gwyneth Paltrow, Mitsubishi, Tradesy, Mariah Carey, Blo Dry Bar, Imagine Entertainment, Dennis Rodman, and many others.

Well-connected and active in the media, lifestyle, and tech communities, Eric has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Digital Hollywood, Silicon Beach Fest, Institutional Investor Magazine, Business Rockstars, UCLA School of Business, USC, CMJ, Miami Music Festival, and ASCAP Expo.

From 2007 to 2008, Eric was VP Business Development & General Counsel at Audiolife. Prior to joining Audiolife, he practiced entertainment and corporate law with top law firms, advising Fortune 500 companies, growing companies and leading brands.

USC Law School (JD, 2000). Hale Moot Court Honors Program, Published Author

UCLA (BA cum laude, 1996). Dean’s List, Mortar Board, National Honor Society, Research Assistant and Contributing Author at the Reed Neurological Research Institute.

  • Education
    • USC Gould School of Law
    • University of California, Los Angeles