Peter F. Cowles has been practicing law in the State of Washington since 1992. Peter... more
Peter F. Cowles has been practicing law in the State of Washington since 1992. Peter graduated Magna Cum Laude from Kean University. After graduation, he worked in both the public and private sector and traveled extensively throughout Europe and Australia. He obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Gonzaga University School of Law. Peter serves as a King County Court appointed Arbitrator and ... view profile
Entertainment lawyers provide services to the entertainment industry, including film, music, television, theater, publishing, visual arts, and multimedia. They also represent sports stars and other celebrities. Entertainment lawyers negotiate and write contracts, deal with intellectual property issues, and practice employment and labor law. For example, entertainment lawyers negotiate and document film stars' compensation, musicians' recording contracts, and authors' publication deals, as well as movie distribution and rights. If you are an entertainer planning to package your talent for profit, an entertainment lawyer will help you navigate the trade.