Our attorneys offer advice and counsel for clients on a wide variety of deals throughout the film and television industries. We provide value added service by combining a thorough knowledge of deal making, contract negotiation and legal considerations with our clients’ businesses.
Our clients include film and television production companies, studios, sales agencies, talent agencies, distributors, creative talent, directors, writers, showrunners, composers, producers, filmmakers, actors, managers, and scripted and unscripted content creators.
Film and television production legal services, from company formation, investor financing and pre-production through production and distribution
Content licensing and distribution, including theatrical,television and streaming video (SVOD, PPV/VOD, and EST)
Agreements for actors and on-screen talent in connection with film, television, and new media projects, including in both scripted and unscripted productions
Representation of producers, directors, screenwriters, composers, and investors in connection with their participation and endeavors in the film and television industry
Overall and first-look deals
Collaboration and co-production deals
Shopping, development, and attachment agreements
Agreements for above-the-line and below-the-line cast and crew members
Equity and debt financing
Production agreements (e.g., location agreements, appearance releases, vendor agreements, music licensing, etc.)
Even if your specific situation or legal need is not listed here, we can help – contact us to see how our experience and detail-oriented approach can benefit your career or business needs.