Entertainment attorney, producer, writer and coach. Founder of the Entertainment Innovators Association and Chicago Writers Association. Co-founder FoodTravelist.com. Former Managing Director, Six Degrees (talent, licensing, etc.), VP, Production & Development National Lampoon. Created production division at Prism Entertainment. Represent talent, production companies, corporations, music labels, authors, publishers, performers and others in all aspects of transactional law and unbundled services including contract drafting and review, ghostwriting, negotiation, business and career coaching, consulting attorney in mediation, and more. I also have an extensive personal development and offer transformational coaching to enhance creativity and performance, change unwanted behaviors, relieve stress and anxiety, sleep better and achieve overall well-being. I enjoy working with people and companies that want to be exceptional because I know I can help them get there!
Unique traits: I have a deep understanding of both creative and business aspects of the entertainment industry as well as human achievement. Having worked for over a decade with individuals, small businesses, startups and Fortune 500 companies alike, I am an empathetic and experienced attorney skilled in strategic consultative lawyering. I have also worked in production and writing myself. As a coach, I've acquired an exceptional set of skills to help creative and business people reduce stress, tap into creativity, clarify and achieve their goals. UCLA BA Theater, AFI Screenwriting Fellow, USC Annenberg School MA Communications Management, Loyola Law School JD.