Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that Samuel D. Lipshie, a partner in the firm’s Nashville office and leader of Bradley’s Media and Entertainment Practice Group, has been named by Who’s Who Legal as among the world’s leading sports and entertainment attorneys. He is listed in the Entertainment chapter of the 2018 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Sports & Entertainment.
“We congratulate Sam on his many achievements that have earned him recognition as a world leader in sports and entertainment law and a listing in the 2018 edition of the prestigious Who’s Who Legal: Sports and Entertainment guide,” said Bradley Nashville Office Managing Partner Lela Hollabaugh.
Mr. Lipshie practices in the areas of entertainment, music, sports, intellectual property and commercial litigation, as well as dispute resolution. He has extensive experience in connection with the acquisition and disposition of media, broadcast and other intellectual property. He has handled high-profile copyright, royalty (publishers, producers and talent), sports, entertainment, rights of publicity, media and intellectual property litigation, as well as a multitude of cases involving trade secrets, trademarks, covenants not to compete, interference with contractual relations, and other business and commercial issues. He has practiced before Tennessee trial and appellate courts, as well as federal, district and appellate courts across the country.
Mr. Lipshie received his J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School and his Bachelor of Arts (cum laude) from Vanderbilt University.
Scheduled to be published in September by London-based Law Business Research Limited, the 2018 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Sports & Entertainment seeks to identify the top lawyers across a variety of sports, from basketball to ice-skating to football, and entertainment lawyers covering all media, from television and film to theatre, publishing and music. All areas of law are represented, including transactional, intellectual property, regulatory and litigation. Only lawyers who receive the highest number of recommendations from peers and clients as determined through independent research are listed in the publication. The Who’s Who Legal guides are intended to serve as reference sources for companies seeking to corroborate the reputations of lawyers recommended by another party.
Bradley combines skilled legal counsel with exceptional client service and unwavering integrity to assist a diverse range of corporate and individual clients in achieving their business goals. With offices in Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and the District of Columbia, the firm’s over 500 lawyers represent regional, national and international clients in various industries, including financial services, healthcare, life sciences, real estate, construction, technology, energy, insurance, and entertainment, among many others.