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Stephen Wade Nebgen has over thirty years of experience working in the entertainment industry with credits in New York theatre, film, music, and television.  Prior to going into the law, among other credits, Mr. Nebgen was the General Manager at The Lamb's Theater, located at 44th Street and Broadway, in New York City. Mr. Nebgen also produced such prominent Off-Broadway plays as Fortune and Men's Eyes and Bert See's The Light, which featured Jack Black in his New York theatre debut.  Mr. Nebgen also worked on such Broadway productions as Lettice & Lovage- starring Tony Award winner Dame Maggie Smith, and Andrew Lloyd Webber productions of Cats, and Aspects of Love.


Mr. Nebgen received his undergraduate degree from Fordham University in Religious Studies, graduating summa cum laude. Then, he attended The University of Texas School of Law, obtaining his law degree in two and one/half years. While at The University of Texas he founded the Texas Review of Entertainment & Sports Law.


Mr. Nebgen's law practice focuses on counseling entertainment law clients regarding business formation, intellectual property matters in copyright and trademarks, contract negotiations, and other services as required.



Practice areas


  1. Entertainment: 60%
    16 years
  2. Business: 20%
  3. Intellectual Property: 20%



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Contact info

Law Offices of Stephen Wade Nebgen, PLLC

3370 N. Hayden Road.
Suite 123-565
Scottsdale, AZ, 85251


AZActive 200107/31/2015
NYCurrently registered 199903/13/2015
NJAdministrative - Not authorized to practice200009/10/2015
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Executive ProducerShowBiz Az.net2010 - Present
AssociateLieberman, Dodge, Gurding & Anderson2003 - 2004
Associate General CounselQuarles & Brady2001 - 2003
Publication nameTitleDate
The University of Texas School of Law Review of Entertaiment & Sports LawTen Years Later2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Fordham UniversityReligious StudiesOther - Bachelors1995
University of Texas System, AustinN/AN/AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Intellectual Property & Business FormationEntertainment Law - Intellectual Property2011
"Rights, Rights, Rights: Avoiding Pitfalls That Could Kill Your Project."Entertainment Law - Intellectual Property2010
ASU Entertainment and Sports Law SeminarEntertainment Law2006
South by Southwest Film & Music FestivalEntertainment Law2005