Beverly Hills, CA — Hersh, Mannis LLP a law firm located in Beverly Hills, California announced today that attorney, Teresa Y. Lin has been named among Variety’s 2017 honorees for her significant legal impact in the entertainment industry.

Variety’s Legal Impact Report includes an Up Next section, profiling younger attorneys accomplishing any goal that influences or sets new standards in the business. Variety elected to include Teresa Lin for her accomplishments this past year which included: 1)Co-lead counsel on a significant Court of Appeals win, which set new legal precedent in California, and served to stop an overly litigious parent from judge shopping in lower court. 2) Prevailed in settling child support case for 40+ actress whose work income had significantly decreased due to reduced number of acting roles. 3) Has maintained credibility and success in the courtroom, as an immigrant and a female under 35, facing opposing counsel who are predominantly white men.

Based on information gathered by the publication’s own editorial team and suggestions from the legal community, Variety’s annual Legal Impact issue identifies the leading attorneys who have had a significant impact in entertainment’s film, television, theater and digital media community over the past year, and report about how they are continuing to break new ground in service to their family law clientele.

Protecting the privacy of their exclusive clientele despite the prevalence of paparazzi journalism is no easy task, yet Hersh Mannis’ Teresa Lin continues to innovate and produce extraordinary outcomes for her clients.