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Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA, 90067

Practice areas


  1. Entertainment: 35%
    5 years
  2. Internet: 20%
    5 years
  3. Corporate: 20%
    5 years
  4. Intellectual Property: 20%
    5 years
  5. Employment: 5%
    5 years

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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Chief Legal Officer, COO, Corporate SecretaryBrainBox2006 - 2009
Director of Legal AffairsDiscovery Communications1997 - 2003
Tribune CompanyCounsel1995 - 1997
Legal Summer AssociateNew Line Cinema1992 - 1992
Association namePosition nameDuration
Academy of Television Arts & SciencesTelevision Executive SectionN/A
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Sashay CommunicationsContests and Sweepstakes Law: A Guide Through the Legal Jungle Practice Manual2014
Joy Butler's Permission Seekers Guide Through the Legal JungleSection ReviewerN/A
Joy Butler's Cyber Citizen's Guide Through the Legal JungleSection ReviewerN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
YouTube AcademyN/AGraduate2015
George Washington University National Law CenterN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
New York UniversityN/AOther - BachelorsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Digital Hollywood (Spring) 2015Making the Deal2015
Digital Hollywood (Fall)The DealMaking Process: Producers, Showrunners, Actors, Directors, Agents, Lawyers - Who’s in Charge Here!2015
International Documentary AssociationLegal SeminarN/A
DC International Film FestivalFilm - Production, DistributionN/A
DC Independent Film FestivalWorking with Talent UnionsN/A
DC Independent Film FestivalMusic Use in Film & TelevisionN/A
DC Bar AssociationCollective Bargaining AgreementsN/A
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationFilm Licensing & DistributionN/A
Australian Independent Documentary Conf.Rights & ProductionN/A