Dale de la Torre


2005 - Present. Of Counsel, Jacobson Russell Saltz & Fingerman, Los Angeles.

Currently handling the legal representation and negotiation of deals for various directors, writers, actors and producers/production companies in the motion picture and television industry, including the following: negotiation of employment agreements with major studios and networks for film/television directors, writers and actors; negotiation of overall term deals for high level television writer/producer "show runners"; representation of producers and production companies in film/television, including distribution/acquisition agreements, as well as all aspects of production legal work related to the completion of production and/or distribution.

1997- 2005. Of Counsel, Browning, Jacobson & Klein, Beverly Hills.

1987-1989. Hansen, Jacobson, Teller, Hoberman, Newman & Warren.

1986-1987. Bloom, Hergott, Diemer & Cook.

Film/TV Credits

John Q, Co-Executive Producer New Line Cinema, 2001

-Starring Denzel Washington, Robert Duvall, James Woods, Ray Liotta

Youth in Revolt, Co-Executive Producer Brillstein-Grey Ent./FBC, 1997

-Starring Jane Kaczmarek, Chris Masterson

First Kid, Executive Producer Walt Disney Pictures, 1996

-Starring Sinbad, Robert Guillaume, Tim Busfield

The Sandlot, Producer Twentieth-Century Fox, 1993

-Starring James Earl Jones, Denis Leary, Karen Allen, Marley Shelton, Tom Guiry

Journey to the Center of the Earth, Co-Executive Producer NBC, 1993

-Starring F. Murray Abraham, Jeffrey Nordling, John Neville

Radio Flyer, Co-Producer Columbia Pictures, 1992

-Starring Tom Hanks, Elijah Wood, Lorraine Bracco, Joey Mazzello, John Heard

From 1989 through 1995, de la Torre was a partner in Evans/de la Torre Productions, a motion picture/television company with overall production deals at Columbia Pictures and Twentieth-Century Fox studios. Education Yale Law School, JD, 1985 Yale College, BA, 1980 Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa