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Leslie Zigel

Greenspoon Marder Law’s Entertainment Practice
Shareholder & Chairman

Leslie José Zigel is a shareholder and Chairman of Greenspoon Marder Law’s Entertainment Practice. Mr. Zigel focuses on both the creative and business sides of the entertainment industries in the music, television, film and new technology sectors. The practice includes counseling clients in entertainment talent negotiations, record contracts, music and book publishing, assisting companies with corporate structuring, financing, operations, sales and acquisitions, outside general counsel services, trademarks, copyrights and employment advice. Leslie Zigel’s past legal experience includes: Principal/Founder of Ziglaw, Miami’s premier multimedia entertainment law firm; VP, Business and Legal Affairs for BMG Latin America and shareholder and head of Greenberg Traurig’s Miami Entertainment Law Department. Prior to practicing law, he was a concert promoter and producer, working for Festival Productions (Newport Jazz Festival, New Orleans Jazz Festival). Mr. Zigel is an accomplished electric and acoustic bass player; he is fluent in Spanish. He is a Cum Laude graduate of the University of Miami School of Law where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Inter-American Law Review and a cum laude graduate of University of Rochester.  Mr. Zigel has received the “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, representing its highest rating for “very high to preeminent legal ability” and the highest ethical standards. 


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Tuesday, April 19

2:45pm EDT