Daily Journal has named partner Susan Grode a 2015 Top 25 IP Portfolio Manager in California. Attorneys are selected based on a number of criteria, including major intellectual property successes over the last year. Susan concentrates her practice in entertainment, intellectual property, licensing, merchandising, interactive games, Internet and media law, counseling and representing domestic and international motion picture studios, film and television product and distribution companies and entrepreneurs, as well as book publishing, toy, game and online companies, and theater and arts institutions. She is recognized as one of the leading authorities on domestic and international animation, licensing and merchandising, and has represented major motion picture and animation studios and numerous production and toy companies, as well as the creators and executive producers of some of the world's best-known television franchises. Her accomplishments are highlighted in the 2015 Daily Journal's Top Intellectual Property Attorneys Supplement.