TRANSACTIONAL ENTERTAINMENT LAW

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​​​Lee Rudnicki

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LEE RUDNICKI -

FILM AND TELEVISION ATTORNEY


I have more than 20-years of experience in film and television, including contract work with DreamWorks Animation and NuovoTV.


I've served as counsel and a producer of motion pictures and TV programs all over the world, live-action and animation, and spent a large part of 2016-2017 living in Italy, to produce the motion picture Wonderwell, starring Carrie Fisher. 


I currently represent writers, directors and producers, and also serve as business affairs counsel on a Netflix series.  


Generally, like most entertainment lawyers, I provide film/television legal services on a flat fee basis, depending on the budget of the project. Please feel free to contact me for a free consultation.


Legal services in film and TV fall into the following areas, any or all of which I can help you with:


1.   DEVELOPMENT   

  • Entity Formation
  • ​Producer Agreements
  • Options
  • Talent Attachment
  • Pilot or demo production 


​2.  FINANCING

  • Equity financing 
  • Presale
  • International co-productions
  • ​​Production loans and tax credits
  • Contingent compensation
  • ​Co-marketing and Sponsorship 


​3.  PRODUCTION/POST-PRODUCTION 

  • Director
  • Cast
  • Crew
  • Production services (US and foreign)
  • Post-Production services (US and foreign)
  • Location and art clearance
  • Composer, ​Music Licensing
  • Product integration


​4.  DISTRIBUTION AND LICENSING

  • Foreign and Domestic
  • Theatrical
  • Television
  • Streaming - Netflix, Hulu etc
  • DVD
  • Foreign Remakes of US films