Ms Jayme Alter > Dentons > Toronto, Canada > Lawyer Profile

Dentons
77 KING STREET WEST
SUITE 400
TORONTO, ONTARIO M5K 0A1
Canada

Work Department

Corporate; Banking and Finance; Intellectual Property and Technology

Position

Associate

Career

Jayme Alter is an associate in our Dentons Toronto office’s Entertainment, Sports and Media Practice Group. Jayme’s practice focuses primarily on Entertainment law where she advises clients involved in a variety of industries, including film, television, publishing and music. She represents producers, artists, broadcasters, distributors and banks by providing assistance in negotiating and drafting agreements in connection with the financing, development, production and distribution of film, television and commercial projects. In addition, Jayme advises on production contracts related to Canadian and American talent guilds and assists her clients in the drafting and negotiation of branded entertainment initiatives, celebrity sponsorships and endorsements.

She is the recipient of the 2010 Maritime Law Book Prize in Legal Ethics and received a 2009 Dean of Law Entrance Scholarship.

Read Jayme’s full biography here.

Languages

English

Education

University of Western Ontario, 2012, J.D.
University of Western Ontario, 2009, B.A.

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Media and entertainment

(Rising stars)

Jayme AlterDentons

Dentons‘ media and entertainment group is highly regarded for its work in the film and television industries, where it acts for major Hollywood studios, digital media platforms, independent producers, and a host of other media companies. In addition to providing full-service tax, litigation, commercial and IP, and labour advice, the practice notably handles the financing of large-budget domestic and foreign films, television programmes and new media productions, acting for both borrowers and lenders. Ken Dhaliwal and Jim Russell jointly lead the team from Toronto; Juliet Smith in Vancouver is a standout figure in the media and entertainment market in British Columbia; and Jayme Alter is a rising star associate, also in the Toronto office.