UK UK-wide Media & Entertainment: Music
1ClintonsMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 1 |Clintons is a powerful presence in the media law market, with considerable capabilities in transactional matters and high-profile industry disputes. The team advises theatre producers on UK and overseas production, and also acts for playwrights, composers, lyricists and agents. The firm's highly regarded music lawyers act for numerous established artists and fledgling talent, record producers and managers. 1Lee & Thompson LLPMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 1 |Lee & Thompson is an eminent media and entertainment boutique firm with market-leading film, TV and music practices. The firm acts for independent film and TV production companies, distributors and financiers. Its music department advises global artists and breakthrough talent, songwriters and producers on a host of commercial and contentious matters. The firm maintains a specialist group of media and entertainment litigators. It is noted for strength in matters related to digital content across all areas of media and entertainment. The team acts for well-known brands and leading agencies on commercial, contentious and regulatory advertising and marketing matters. The firm additionally houses noted experts on the video games industry. 1RussellsMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 1 |Russells is a premier music firm offering commercial advice and litigation services. It provides a comprehensive service to its roster of talent clients, with a number of iconic acts and breakthrough artists on the books. The firm also offers expertise with regard to live events. It supplements sector knowledge with the capacity to advise media clients on any tax, employment and property issues they may face.
- Bray & Krais SolicitorsMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 1
2SheridansMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 2 |Sheridans is a celebrated full-service media firm with an impressive litigation offering. The firm's music lawyers act for talent, producers and managers, while its strong film and TV department advises independent producers and digital media platforms. Sheridans is also well known for its innovative gaming practice, which attracts established and startup video games developers. The firm offers considerable expertise in advising producers and artists in the theatre world. 2Simkins LLPMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 2 |Simkins is a renowned media boutique firm providing transactional advice, dispute resolution, pre-publication and regulatory compliance services to clients across the creative industries. It has noted expertise in live events, film and TV, music, publishing and theatre. The firm has the resources to assist media clients with corporate, tax and IP matters. 2Sound Advice (Legal) LLPMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 2 |Sound Advice is a compact practice focused exclusively on the music industry. It acts for a range of big-name talent clients and emerging artists, assisting with record and publishing deals. The firm is also recommended for copyright and contractual disputes. The team acts for a number of prominent social media influencers.
- SSB SolicitorsMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 2
- Statham Gill DaviesMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 2
3Harbottle & Lewis LLPMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 3 |Harbottle & Lewis provides outstanding strength in media and entertainment, with impressive expertise within the video games, film, TV, music and theatre sectors. The firm is widely regarded as a destination firm for publishing clients, offering expertise in commercial and IP matters. The team is experienced in representing major multinational studios and production companies from the gaming and film spaces throughout development. The firm also demonstrates additional strength in growth areas such as virtual and augmented reality, e-sports and online platforms. 3Reed Smith LLPMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 3 |Reed Smith has a superb digital media practice with additional strength in the fields of TV and film production, broadcasting and media finance. It acts for a roster of prestigious and startup digital content entities and music streaming services, and is able to draw on expertise from its international network. The firm works at the cutting edge of interactive entertainment and developments in social media. 3Simons Muirhead BurtonMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 3 |Simons Muirhead Burton is a classic media boutique firm with strong departments catering to the publishing, film and TV, and music industries. It provides commercial, corporate and dispute resolution services to a range of media clients, including talent, major and independent production companies and a range of print, music and online publishers. The firm also advises major corporates and financial services institutions on their investments in media companies. 3Wiggin LLPMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 3 |Wiggin has a dynamic media group practising at the forefront of the film and TV sector. It acts for independent producers, major studios and banks, with renowned strength in media finance and production. The firm also features a strong publishing offering, advising online and print media businesses on commercial matters and litigation. The team has a strong grasp of emerging technologies and advice with regard to interactive media, gaming and e-sports. The firm is home to a renowned music practice.
- Cadence Solicitors LLPMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 3
- CMSMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 3
- Swan TurtonMedia & Entertainment: Music2024 | Band 3