Steve Gagliano



Juris Doctorate
Pepperdine University School of Law
Malibu, California

Bachelor of Arts, Political Science
Bachelor of Science, Music Industry
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California



Steven Gagliano is a graduate of Pepperdine University School of Law, where he focused on intellectual property and business, earning certificates from Pepperdine’s Sports, Media, and Entertainment Law Institute, Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, and Palmer Center for Entrepreneurship and the Law, for which he was also a fellow. During law school, Steve served as Editor-in-Chief of Pepperdine’s Journal of Business, Entrepreneurship, and the Law and interned at an electronic music promoter and a performance rights organization. Prior to law school, Steve worked at a prominent talent agency’s personal appearance department.

At LaPolt Law, Steve drafts and negotiates agreements relating to the music business including recording, publishing, producer, side-artist, remixer, licensing, and merchandising agreements, to name a few.

In his free time, Steve enjoys attending concerts, drumming, and woodworking.


California State Bar Association; Beverly Hills Bar Association