Will Priestley advises clients from the media and entertainment industries on a wide range of legal and commercial matters, with a particular focus on the music industry.
Will’s clients include emerging and established artists, songwriters, producers and managers, as well as independent record labels, music publishers and digital music platforms.
He also regularly advises influencers and other talent in other areas of the entertainment industry, as well as advertising agencies, brands and producers of film, television and online content.
Before training as a lawyer Will worked in advertising, spending a number of years at some of London’s top creative agencies.
Areas of specialism
- Recording, distribution, publishing, management and production arrangements in the music industry
- Acquisition and exploitation of music rights in film, television, theatre and digital media
- Sponsorship, endorsement and branding arrangements
- Film, television and theatre rights exploitation, development and production.