Rachel's law practice focuses on entertainment, intellectual property, licensing, and commercial transactions. Rachel represents artists, creators and producers of music, film and television in transactions with content providers and distributors. She advises and negotiates on behalf of businesses and artists on complex intellectual property matters and business transactions.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Rachel held executive positions with several top record labels and music marketing companies, including Verve Music Group in New York, where she ran Verve's multi-format radio promotional department, supervising all radio activities and promotional tours.
Rachel sits on the Board of Governors for the Los Angeles Chapter of The Recording Academy and is Chair of the Chapter's Advocacy Committee.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|First Honors - Jurisprudence||Loyola Law School||2005|
|Attorney||Law Offices of Rachel Stilwell||2014 - Present|
|Attorney||Gladstone Michel Weisberg Willner & Soane, ALC||2006 - Present|
|Director, Sales & Marketing, Northeast||PolyGram Classics & Jazz||1997 - 1999|
|Director, National Promotion||Verve Music Group||1992 - 1997|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|The Recording Academy||Chair, Advocacy Committee, Los Angeles Chapter||2015 - Present|
|The Recording Academy||Board of Governors, Los Angeles Chapter||N/A|
|Los Angeles Lawyer||How PIPA Can Be Effective at Combating Online Piracy||2012|
|Gladstone Michel Weisberg Willner & Sloane||Combating Online Impersonation||2012|
|California Jazz Foundation Newsletter||How to Remove Unflattering Bootleg Videos of Your Performance from YouTube||2012|
|Los Angeles Lawyer||The Case for the Performing Rights Act||2009|
|Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review||Which Public? Whose Interest? How the FCC's Deregulation of Radio Station Ownership Has Harmed the Public Interest, and How We Can Escape the Swamp||2006|
|Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University||JD - Juris Doctor||2005|
|University of California - Los Angeles||BS - Bachelor of Science||2002|
|GRAMMYs on The Hill||GRAMMYs on The Hill||2015|
|GRAMMYs in My District||GRAMMYs in My District||2015|
|Advocacy Town Hall||Advocacy For Music Creators||2015|
|SXSW||"Music Law, Up Down & Around Capitol Hill"||2014|
|California Jazz Foundation 2012 Free Legal Clinic||Protecting Your Music||2012|
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