Firm Profile > WAN Avocats > Paris, France

WAN Avocats
22 RUE DU GENERAL FOY
75008 PARIS
France

Media and entertainment: Music Tier 1

WAN Avocats represents a diverse client list featuring authors, composers, performers, artistic directors, DJs and independent producers. Work includes non-contentious and contentious matters, with advisory matters spanning contract negotiations and assisting artists with recovering their rights from collective management organisations, producers and publishers, and contentious matters including litigation in relation to music counterfeiting. Founding partner Isabelle Wekstein-Steg, who is a registered European lawyer and a member of the French bar, is a highly regarded practitioner.

Media and entertainment: Television/radio Tier 2

WAN Avocats advises key players in the media sector, including TV and radio presenters, as well as several production companies. Contractual matters are a key part of the work, with the practice negotiating and drafting contracts on behalf of audiovisual producers and performing artists. The practice is also able to undertake related contentious matters. Founding partner Isabelle Wekstein-Steg is the key contact, equally adept at handling IP and transactional matters.

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