Mr. Stephen Barnes
Partner, Morris Yorn Barnes Levine Krintzman Rubenstein Kohner & Gellman
Stephen D. Barnes was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. He attended the University of Southern California, receiving a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature in 1978, and is now an honored alumnus of the school. He earned his Juris Doctorate from Harvard School of Law in 1981.
In December 2002, he joined Morris Yorn Barnes Levine Krintzman Rubenstein Kohner & Gellman (“MYBLKRKG”) as a name partner, where he continues his practice of music, motion picture and television representation.
MYBLKRKG is a prominent entertainment firm representing artists and companies active in the industry. The firm’s client list includes: Scarlett Johansson, Mathew McConaughey, Ellen DeGeneres, Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Heather Graham, Laura Linney, Zack Galifianakis, Zoe Saldana and NASCAR. Mr. Barnes represents clients including actors, writers, directors, producers, recording artists, companies, and entertainment industry executives, among them: Kevin Hart, Chris Rock, John Singleton, Katherine Heigle, H.E. Sheik Abdulla Bin Khalid al-Kalifa, Nelson George, Mara Brock Akil, Salim Akil, Jill Scott, Sanaa Lathan, Jesse Williams, Meagan Good, Pepsi and Red Bull.
Mr. Barnes is an active member of many professional, charitable and educational organizations