Entertainment Attorneys help their clients to understand legal agreements, ensuring that the terms are in their clients' best interests. They work with Recording Groups, Record Producers, Songwriters, Music Publishers, Record Label Executives, Music Producers and Composers.
What you need to get started
1 or more year of experience in media and entertainment law
Internships or working with law firms and lawyers in the field can be helpful
Opportunities to work independently or with an organization.
The salary in this field varies with time and experience
LLM (Media & Entertainment Law)
An eye for technicalities
Contract drafting skills
Considering this field, the best place to get started is to find the perfect mentor to guide you.
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It is a very demanding field, people always resort to entertainment and media
It comprises of diverse fields such as music and publishing and many more
There is never a dull moment in this field
There are so many opportunities as new media houses keep coming up every now and then
It is a very well-paying job
The clients can be quite insufferable
It involves a lot of contract drafting
The hours are unforgiving
Noteworthy companies of the field
Nishith Desai Associates
J. Sagar Associates