Trent Copeland (lawyer)

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For the Australian cricketer, see Trent Copeland.
Trent Copeland
Alma mater George Washington University Law School
Known for Lawyer to celebrities
Website
http://www.trentcopeland.com/

Trent Copeland (born December 24) is an American trial lawyer.

Copeland received a bachelor's degree from Dartmouth College and a Juris Doctor (J.D.) from George Washington University Law School.[1] Copeland represented Shannen Doherty in her arrest for drunk driving[2] and he successfully defended Jean-Claude Van Damme in his Beverly Hills criminal matter.[2][3] His clients have included Hollywood celebrities[2] and studio executives. Copeland also represented a music producer in an assault case stemming from an altercation with Mötley Crüe lead singer Vince Neil.[4]

Copeland is often seen on CBS News[5][6] and CNN's "Larry King Live" commenting and providing legal analysis on celebrity or national legal news stories.[7]

Copeland is licensed to practice law in California.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "State Bar of CA :: Trent B. Copeland". Retrieved 2010-05-11. 
  2. ^ a b c "'The Abrams Report' for July 8 - MSNBC Transcripts- msnbc.com". Retrieved 2010-05-11. 
  3. ^ Van Damme pleads innocent, Hopkinsville, Kentucky: Taylor W. Hayes, December 1, 1999, retrieved 2010-05-11 
  4. ^ CelebrityAccess Headline News, Associated Press, 9 August 2002, retrieved 2010-05-11 
  5. ^ "Culkin Boosts Jackson Team - CBS News Video". Retrieved 2010-05-11. 
  6. ^ "Octuplets Mom Got $168G In Disability - The Early Show - CBS News". 2009-02-06. Retrieved 2010-05-11. 
  7. ^ "CNN.com - Transcripts". Retrieved 2010-05-11. 

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