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Allan Duboff

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Loeb & Loeb LLP

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Capital Markets & Corporate




Allan Duboff is a problem solver known for his efficient, hands-on approach. With a passion for advising clients undertaking new business ventures, Allan maintains a diverse corporate and business practice, helping clients overcome market-driven and regulatory challenges. 

Allan’s clients range from emerging growth companies, closely held companies and equity funds to large, well-known public companies. He advises on multimillion-dollar transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, securities and corporate finance, private equity, venture capital, joint ventures, licensing, and general business matters. Allan has significant experience across multiple industries, including media and entertainment, manufacturing, high-tech, food service, consumer products, medical devices, and apparel. By partnering with each client, he gains a deep understanding of their concerns and helps them work toward desired outcomes.

Allan is a leading authority on limited liability companies (LLCs). As a member of the California State Bar Drafting Subcommittee, he was instrumental in the creation of the state’s Limited Liability Company Act. Additionally, Allan has led negotiations on behalf of RTL Group in the multimillion-dollar acquisitions of SpotX and StyleHaul, and on behalf of OSI Systems in the acquisition of a global explosive trace detection system. He has also represented various cable networks, venture capital and private equity funds, and sports teams such as the Sacramento Kings (NBA) and the Vegas Golden Knights (NHL).


University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., cum laude
Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, M.B.A.
University of California at Los Angeles, B.A., magna cum laude

United States: M&A/corporate and commercial

M&A: middle-market (sub-$500m)

Within: M&A: middle-market (sub-$500m)

Loeb & Loeb LLP is experienced in the purchase and sale of closely held businesses, with special expertise in the entertainment, media, technology, marketing and communications sectors. The team advised notable client Oprah Winfrey and her company, Harpo, on recent critical investments and strategic partnerships, including the sale of a 24.5%  stake in The Oprah Winfrey Network joint venture to Discover Communications. It also assisted NeuLion, a technology product and service provider, with its agreement to be sold to entertainment leader Endeavor; acted for Clearview Capital Fund II in the sale of its majority interest in GCR, a provider of vertical specific software and services, to an affiliate of HKW Capital Partners; and advised Little Airplane Productions, an Emmy-winning animation studio, on its sale to Studio 100 Group, one of the largest animation and live-action studios in Europe. New York-based Mitchell Nussbaum and Los Angeles' Arash Khalili are co-chairs of the firm's capital markets and corporate practice. In addition to Nussbaum's work with US-based companies in technology, life sciences and energy, his international practice includes working with companies from Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Greece, India, Israel, Russia, South Africa and the UK; and Khalili is recommended for complex corporate and commercial transactions in the media, entertainment, technology, sports, health, wellness and fitness industries. Lloyd Rothenberg in New York, who works with both early-stage growth and more mature companies, and Los Angeles' Steve Hurdle, who has acted for numerous buyers and sellers of scripted and unscripted television production companies in cross-border transactions, are the deputy capital markets and corporate chairs. Other highly regarded attorneys are Chicago-based Ross Emmerman, Allan Duboff in Los Angeles and New York's Giovanni Caruso.

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