• Charles J. Biederman

    Entertainment, Digital Media and Fashion
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    Los Angeles
    Direct: 310.312.4277
    General: 310.312.4000
    Fax: 310.312.4224


    Vanderbilt University School of Law, J.D., 1989


    Cornell University, A.B., 1986

    Bar Admissions




    New York


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    Mr. Biederman's practice focuses primarily on the representation of artists, entrepreneurs and entities in the areas of music, film, television, fashion and branding, advertising, and digital media. Clients include major writers, producers, actors, recording artists, athletes, record labels, publishing companies, designers, apparel and accessory companies, studios, and advertising agencies throughout the U.S. and internationally.

    Mr. Biederman is a regular lecturer on various entertainment, branding, and media law topics and regularly teaches a class in International Entertainment Law in London. He is co-author of the casebook, Law and Business of the Entertainment Industries, Fifth Edition, 2007; Praeger Publishers.


    Representative Matters

    Honors & Awards

    The Best Lawyers in America, 2002 to present.


    Coauthor, "Applying Copyright Law to User-Generated Content," Los Angeles Lawyer, May 2008.

    Coauthor, Law and Business of the Entertainment Industries, Fifth Edition, 2007; Praeger Publishers.

    Memberships & Activities

    Admitted to practice in California, Georgia, Massachusetts, New York and Tennessee.

    Adjunct Professor of Law, Southwestern Law School’s London International Entertainment Law Program, 2010-2012, and present.

    Adjunct Professor, Vanderbilt University Law School, 2005.

    Adjunct Professor, Mike Curb School of Entertainment & Music Business, Belmont University, 2001-2003.

    Board Member, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's Los Angeles Man & Woman of the Year Campaign, 2009-2015.

    Board Member, Advisory Board, Donald E. Biederman Entertainment & Media Law Institute, Southwestern Law School, 2005 to present.

    Board Member, Alliance of Artists and Recording Companies (AARC), 2001 to present.

    Board Member, High Hopes School, 2000-2005.

    Chair, Tennessee Bar Association, Entertainment and Sports Section, 2000.

    Speaking Engagements