Lowe & Associates was originally founded in 1991 by Steven T. Lowe (J.D., UConn ’84), primarily to serve the needs of creative professionals in the entertainment industry. Over the years, the firm’s practice has grown to encompass the representation of individuals and entities in the areas of entertainment, business, intellectual property, and defamation law, offering expert legal services with an eye towards the economics of dispute resolution.

Lowe and Associates Law Firm Staff in Los Angeles, California

Firm Philosophy

The Firm philosophy is to try to keep the message simple when advocating for clients’ interests, give the clients the personal attention they deserve, and employ creative strategies for complex problems and disputes, both before and during litigation in the courts.

Our Mission:

PROFICIENCY. We aspire to generate extremely high-quality work product and we succeed in doing so.

CLIENT-ORIENTED. Our commitment is toward employing custom solutions to meet individual client needs.

COMMUNICATION. We consider our duty to our clients to be of the highest priority and we endeavor to maintain an open line of communication with our clients.

STRATEGY. We employ reasonable and effective strategies throughout the litigation process, saving aggression for the very few times that it is necessary; we tend to speak softly and carry a big stick.

PROFESSIONAL.  We consider our ethical obligations to be of the utmost importance and conduct ourselves in a professional manner at all times.

TEAMWORK. We always take a team approach to problems and each member of the team has been carefully selected to provide the support you need every step of the way.

RESULTS. We are very results-oriented. As reflected in our testimonials, client satisfaction is our primary goal. The firm is not afraid to take on large corporations, but we also handle smaller cases for clients and do our best to get them the best possible result.


Steven T. Lowe of Lowe & Associates

Steven Lowe

Managing Partner

Steven T. Lowe is the founder and Managing Partner of Lowe & Associates, a boutique civil litigation and entertainment law firm located in Beverly Hills, California. Founded in 1991, the firm has successfully resolved many important cases in the areas of copyright, trademark, defamation, business, and entertainment law.

Aleksandra Hilvert CA

Aleksandra Hilvert

Senior Counsel

Ms. Hilvert joined the firm in February 2013 as a litigation associate and quickly rose to Senior Counsel. Since joining the firm, Ms. Hilvert has successfully litigated several complex lawsuits and arbitrations and has been victorious in either bringing or defending numerous motions.

Vikram Amritraj Lowe & Associates

Vikram Amritraj

Associate Attorney

Los Angeles native Vikram Amritraj joined Lowe & Associates in May 2018 after practicing law in Phoenix, Arizona. Mr. Amritraj has experience primarily in the fields of business law, intellectual property, and consumer law.

Robert Chiappetta

Robert Chiappetta

Associate Attorney

Robert Chiappetta specializes in entertainment, business, and contract law. His experience as a writer, producer, and development executive in Hollywood developing studio level projects over the past twenty years gives him a unique insight into the needs of both talent and production companies.


Olivia Hartman

Olivia Hartman

Law Clerk

After graduating with honors from Occidental College in 2015, Olivia matriculated at Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles, California. She graduated in the spring of 2024 with a concentration in entertainment and media law. During her law school experience, Olivia served as a teaching and research assistant for the legal writing department and as an executive member of the Music Law Club. Olivia started at Lowe & Associates as a summer extern in 2022. She has worked as a law clerk for the firm ever since.