Music, Media & Intellectual Property Law

Music

Andy Booth has practised law for 20 years in the music industry and has significant experience of acting for musicians, songwriters, independent record labels and management companies.

He acts for a number of high profile North West artists and is a recognised expert in the field throughout the region, dealing with recording contracts, publishing agreements, management arrangements and other contractual and business matters.

As well as the usual deals listed above, he also has considerable experience in dealing with band reformations and back catalogue issues. He also specialises in drafting and negotiating contracts, business structures, strategy and day-to-day business affairs.

We are always happy to meet newcomers to the industry and can offer fixed fee arrangements to suit the budgets of our clients.

Media

We act for software houses, PR and marketing agencies, brand advisers and other creatives.

In particular we offer drafting, negotiation and advice services in respect of relevant contracts of all shapes and sizes in respect of the exploitation of intellectual property rights.

As well as offering this specialist service, we offer corporate law advice on business structures, investments, sales and acquisitions, shareholder matters, employment and property issues and commercial disputes, so we can help you with a full range of commercial legal matters. Please visit our Corporate page for more detail.

If you would like to find out more about our Music & Media services, please contact us.