Baolu Lan2018-08-20T14:28:11+00:00


  • Associate Attorney
  • Yale Law School, J.D., 2009; The Yale Law Journal
  • Yale University, B.A., 2006

Baolu Lan is a transactional entertainment attorney. In her practice she represents actors, writers, directors, producers, studio and network executives, and other creative talent across motion pictures, scripted television, new media, literary publishing, and brand endorsements.

A first-generation Asian American lawyer, Baolu joined the entertainment industry because of her belief that it offers the best platform today for artists with diverse voices to make a lasting cultural impact. She enjoys navigating the legal, financial, and strategic dynamics of a media transaction and combines a rigorous background in dealmaking with a passion for helping her clients achieve their creative aspirations.

Baolu earned her law degree from Yale Law School in 2009, where she served as Articles Editor for The Yale Law Journal and represented pro bono clients in immigration court. She received a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature, cum laude with distinction in the major, from Yale University in 2006.

Prior to her work in entertainment, Baolu practiced corporate law handling mergers and acquisitions, leveraged financings, and joint ventures at Cravath Swaine & Moore in New York City and Gibson Dunn & Crutcher in Los Angeles.

Baolu is a fan of SoulCycle and her favorite film is Mulholland Drive.