Publishing and Agent Services
Representing authors and public figures throughout America
Whether you are an established writer or a first-time author, getting through the maze of the publishing industry can be a challenge. The law firm of Winters & King, Inc. has helped numerous authors persevere and obtain lucrative publishing deals. Our legal experience and knowledge of the publishing industry has helped us build a record of success that has included 31 books on The New York Times bestseller list.
Guidance through all stages of the publishing process
Negotiating publishing contracts can be very complex, involving such issues as royalties, advances, marketing and the editing process. It is all too easy for uninitiated writers to get caught up in the excitement and bargain away important rights. Even an established writer can benefit greatly from having an experienced literary agent act on his or her behalf.
As a literary agent, Attorney Thomas J. Winters has represented numerous well-known authors and brokered book deals with a number of major publishers, including:
- Baker Books
- Bethany House Publishers
- Penguin Putnam
- Random House
- Simon & Schuster
- Thomas Nelson
We understand that negotiating with major publishers can feel like a lopsided process, and we work hard to level the playing field. Our experience in the publishing industry allows us to negotiate comprehensive and ironclad publishing contracts based on the realities of the industry. Our goal is to help our clients tell their stories on their own terms and receive the rightful benefits of their hard work through royalties and advances.
If you have a story to tell or a message to spread, we may be able to help you do it. We have assisted numerous authors throughout the various phases of the publishing process. Our connections and experience in the publishing industry can be an asset to almost any author. We listen to authors so that we can understand their concerns and broker publishing deals that meet their goals and expectations.
Call us today for experienced literary representation
We are pleased to have helped numerous successful authors get their messages out, and we always look forward to working with people who have a story to tell. Our principles guide every area of our practice, and our clients appreciate and value our unique approach. Call us today at 918.494.6868 or contact us online to schedule a consultation regarding your legal issue. You can count on us for our values as well as our professionalism and competence.
Mr. Winters has provided representations to over 4,500 non-profit organizations located throughout the United States and more than 40 countries. His clientele includes many of today’s best known national and international ministry and church organizations. He helps establish compensation packages for organizations of all sizes. Mr. Winters represents many leading authors, and has represented 28 different books that have made the New York Times Best Sellers list.