Eric S. Brown

Eric S. Brown

Eric has extensive experience structuring and negotiating agreements in all areas of the entertainment industry, including book publishing, motion picture and television production, financing and distribution, live theatrical production, sponsorship, merchandising, and executive employment agreements. Prior to joining the firm, Eric was an associate in the Entertainment Department of Paul, Weiss.

Eric frequently speaks at legal conferences on entertainment law subjects. He is listed as a New York metro “Super Lawyer” in the field of Entertainment & Sports in 2012-2014, 2016 and 2017. Eric is a member of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association, where he is past Chairman of the Literary Publishing Division of the ABA Forum on the Entertainment and Sports Industries.

Representative Work

  • Representing authors in connection with the structuring and negotiation of collaboration, book publishing and film and television agreements.
  • Negotiating employment agreements for literary agents and literary publishing executives.
  • Representing creative personnel, and motion picture and television production and distribution companies.