Barbara Meili - Greenberg Traurig LLP

Barbara Meili

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2005
Phone: 212-801-9364

Barbara Meili represents clients in the U.S. broadcast and cable industries, including counseling clients in virtually all aspects of license and distribution arrangements, merger and acquisition activity and regulatory issues. Barbara also provides general corporate representation of clients in connection with purchases of programming entities.

Bennington CollegeBA 1980New York Law SchoolJ.D. 1983
Women in Cable & TelecommunicationsAssociation of the Bar of the City of New York, Committee on Telecommunications LawAmerican Bar Association

Case History

Areas of Concentration
  • Cable television distribution agreements
  • Retransmission consent agreements
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • License and distribution agreements
  • Regulatory issues
  • Programming, marketing and ancillary services

Significant Representations
  • Represents several major cable programming services. Representation consists of negotiating agreements with cable operators, satellite distributors and other multichannel video programming distributors.
  • Represents "network-owned and operated" station groups as well as various network-affiliated broadcast station owners in connection with negotiating retransmission arrangements with cable and other multichannel video programming distributors.
  • Represents several major sports content providers.
  • Advises on virtually all aspects of Federal Communications Commission and other regulatory issues.
  • Represents several online and Internet-delivered programming services and other content providers.

Office Location

MetLife Building
200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166
United States

Practice Areas

Corporate Law (Communications)