Jess L. Rosen - Greenberg Traurig LLP

Jess L. Rosen

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 678-553-2230

Jess L. Rosen focuses his practice on talent representation, including all facets of transactional entertainment matters in the music, film, television and new media industries. He represents, advises and counsels numerous songwriters, producers, recording artists, actors, writers and executives in all aspects of their entertainment careers. As a professional musician, Jess has a unique perspective and understanding of both the creative and business issues faced by talent today.

University of FloridaBSBA 1977
American Bar Association

Case History

Areas of Concentration
  • Entertainment law
  • Executive compensation agreements

Significant Representations
  • Represents numerous songwriters in publishing and joint venture arrangements with major publishing companies and in connection with the sale of publishing catalogs.
  • Represents numerous producers in production agreements for the production of master recordings.
  • Represents numerous new and "superstar" recording artists in negotiations and re-negotiations with major record companies for recording, soundtrack, branding, endorsement, commercial, touring agreements and other new media agreements.
  • Represents numerous high profile producers, writers and recording artists in distribution, joint ventures, label and production agreements with major record companies.
  • Represents "superstar" recording artists in multi-year touring agreements.
  • Represents major record companies as in-house legal and business affairs counsel.
  • Represents numerous writers in the sale of music catalogs.
  • Represents major actors in negotiation of their film and television agreements.
  • Represents "superstar" artists in negotiation of branding agreements with major spirits and beverage companies.
  • Represents Broadway actors in negotiation of theater agreements and recording agreements.
  • Represents leading recording artists in their literary agreements with major book publishers.
  • Represents a major nonprofit organization as its general counsel in all entertainment dealings, including annual major-market fundraising concert.
  • Represents significant senior level record and publishing executives in their employment negotiations.

Office Location

Terminus 200, Suite 2500
3333 Piedmont Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Entertainment Law - Music of the Atlanta Metro Area
Jess L. Rosen has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures and Television
Entertainment Law - Music