Robert Ross, Esq. – Legal Counsel


Robert Ross, Esq. – Legal Counsel

Entertainment “Legal Eagle”, Robert Ross, is a high powered attorney who has made incredible strides in the entertainment and real estate worlds.

Relationships in the business we call Entertainment have a dynamic that’s in a class all by itself!

Recent Accomplishments

  • Senior Fellow: One Hundred Concerned Black Men Advisory Council
  • Appointed: Board of Director H.O.O.P.S. (Help Our Playgrounds)
  • Special legal Advisor to WEA
  • Served as Co-Counsel to Washington DC Grammy Chapter
  • Served as Legal Counsel to NARAS
  • Active Voting Member of NARAS (National Association of Recording Arts and Sciences)
  • Co-Owner M&M Publishing Company Licensed through Warner Chappell Music
  • Negotiated Various Business Deals for Major Television Networks
  • Partnership with Sony Red
  • Partnership with EMI
  • Recently linked a deal with AEG Entertainment
  • Recently secured three television deals with Viacom Parent Company to VH1 , BRAVO, and
  • Recent Negotiated Movie deal with Lionsgate Pictures
  • Legal Representative of Tyler Bailey from Tyler Bailey Design who has made a guest appearance most recent on the Wendy Williams Show as well as having his Designer Shoes appearing at Love and Hip Hop and the BET Rip the Runway 

Faculty, Speaking and Authorships

  • 1995  –  1997  – Panelist “How can I be Down”, Music Conference Miami, Florida
  • 1996  –  Jack The Rapper”, Conference Corporate Sponsor and Panelist Atlanta, Georgia
  • 2000- 2003 – “World Music and Entertainment Music”, Conference Tokyo Japan Attendee
  • 2004  – “Kiss FM Copyright and Publishing Seminar and Luncheon”, London UK Moderator and                          Panelist Corporate Sponsor
  • 2010 –  2011 –  “Australian World Music”, Conference Sydney Australia Attendee
  • 2011 – 2012 –  Active Moderator for A&R Summit Miami Florida 
  • Legal Representative for two Grammy Award Winning Artists 
  • Active Moderator for Live Music Conference United Kingdom
  • Active Moderator for Las Vegas Music Conference

Educational Background

 Bar Affiliation

  • MD Bar Admitted 1996 to Present 
  • MBA (American Bar Association) Entertainment and Sports Law Section 1996-Present
  • Member of BESLA (Black Entertainment Sports Law Association)

Distinctions

  • Recipient “Pro Bono of The Year” Award WAMA
  • Received Fifteen year noted distinction from Lexus Nexus at Lawyers.com
  • Recipient ” Super Lawyers of the Decade Lexus Nexus Corp
  • Recipient Pro Bono of the Year BMI
  • Elected Kappa Alpha Psi Executive Of The Year Mid-Atlantic Region

 

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