Provided by Tara Parker
Law Society of Ontario
Past President and Chair of Crow’s Theatre
Advisory Board Member 2021 BANFF Spark Accelerator for Women in the Business of Media
Mentor for Young Women in Law
Ontario Bar Association, Entertainment, Media and Communications Law Past Section Executive
Partner in the Goodmans Entertainment Law Group, recognized worldwide as one of the leading practices in Canada. Practice focuses on advising major U.S., international and Canadian studios, broadcasters/networks, producers, literary, musical, theatrical and other creative and business clients on media-related matters, including financing structures, tax incentives, international co-productions and joint-ventures, rights acquisitions, format, distribution and digital media deals, NFTs, errors and omissions insurance, talent deals, guilds/unions, clearance and intellectual property law matters.
Recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada 2023 Guide as Entertainment Law “Lawyer of the Year”, and is also recognized as a leading entertainment lawyer by Chambers Canada, The Legal 500 Canada, The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, The Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada and as Global Leader Who's Who Legal: Sports & Entertainment. Also recognized for media by Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Technology, Media & Telecommunications Lawyers and the Guide to the World's Leading Women in Business Law.
Tara Parker is based in Toronto where she is a partner in Goodmans' entertainment law practice. She advises Canadian and international film and TV production companies on production and financing issues.
"Tara Parker is the whole package. She's smart, she understands the industry, gives practical advice and knows how to get deals done."