Sara Griffiths > Loosemores Solicitors > Cardiff, Wales > Lawyer Profile

Loosemores Solicitors
ALLIANCE HOUSE
18/19 HIGH STREET
CARDIFF
CF10 1PT
Wales

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

Memberships

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

Education

Law Society Finals – Chester College of Wales

LLB Hons – Aberystwyth University

Lawyer Rankings

Wales > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Media and entertainment

(Leading individuals)

Sara GriffithsLoosemores Solicitors

Cardiff boutique Loosemores Solicitors has established an excellent reputation among sports and creative industry clients, as a result of its ‘ferociously hardworking‘ ethos and the ‘incredible breadth and depth of knowledge it has across the firmament of media and entertainment issues. Formerly head of legal at S4C, Sara Griffiths has ‘great technical skill and knowledge‘ on matters impacting clients in the broadcasting, film and tv sectors, and as well as her direct fee-earning work, she is also a great champion of the local creative community (as is demonstrated by her involvement and pro-bono advice to members of the leading membership organisation for women working in media). Recognised as a ‘shrewd tactician‘ and a ‘class act‘, senior partner Mark Loosemore also regularly handles media and entertainment matters for his vast array of sporting clients, including negotiating and drafting sponsorship and media and data rights agreements.