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ALLIANCE HOUSE, 18/19 HIGH STREET, CARDIFF, CF10 1PT, WALES
Tel:
Work 029 2022 4433
Fax:
Fax 029 2080 3100
DX:
33008 CARDIFF
Email:
Web:
www.loosemores.co.uk

Sara Griffiths

Tel:
Work 029 2022 4433
Email:
Loosemores Solicitors

Work Department

Corporate/ Commercial

Position

Senior Consultant Solicitor

Career

Sara is a specialist meda and entertainment solicitor, with a focus on Film and Television, acting for broadcasters and production companies. She was Head of Legal Affairs at S4C for many years, before returning to private practice in 2012.

Sara deals with all aspects of development, funding, production, co-production and distribution of film, television and digital content, talent agreements and chain of title checking.  She also advises on sports media rights, sponsorship, athlete and celebrity endorsement arrangements, so-called image rights, trade mark licensing, event staging, agency and management agreements, website and app development agreements, and much more.

Languages

Welsh

Member

Women in Film and Television, BAFTA Cymru and the Royal Television Society.

Education

Law Society Finals - Chester College of Wales

LLB Hons - Aberystwyth University


Wales: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

Media and entertainment

Within: Leading individuals

Sara Griffiths - Loosemores Solicitors

Within: Media and entertainment

The 'responsive and diligent' team at boutique firm Loosemores Solicitors provides a 'very commercial approach' to clients across a range of matters, including film and television production and funding agreements, and sports media agreements. The 'very strong' Mark Loosemore has 'vast experience in contract negotiations', particularly as it relates to media and data rights agreements in the sports industry. The 'very commercial' Loosemore handles a raft of work for the Football Association of Wales, including advising it on a number of agreements relating to the production and release of the Don’t Take Me Home film documenting the team's experiences throughout the Euro 2016 football tournament. Herself formerly head of legal affairs at S4C,Sara Griffiths has particular credibility within the film and TV industry and has advised numerous new clients during the course of 2017, including Tarian Cyf, which she advised on an agreement to appoint a distributor in the US for a television documentary series originating from the UK. Other clients include UHY Hacker Young, Zest Sports Group and Messy Hands Production.

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