Lee Goldberg is Counsel to the Entertainment Group. Ms. Goldberg has substantial experience handling a broad range of entertainment transactions, with a special focus on scripted television. She also handles copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property law matters.
Prior to joining Frankfurt Kurnit, Ms. Goldberg worked at AMC Networks and AMC Studios, handling development and production deals for AMC’s suite of channels — including writer, director, producer and production company agreements. She has worked on foreign co-production, underlying rights and all sides of scripted above-the-line and below-the-line deals. She advises clients on risk analysis, programming rights, distribution agreements, rules and regulations for SAG/AFTRA, WGA, and DGA, intellectual property issues, and fair use as it applies to television programming and production.
Ms. Goldberg began her career at ESPN in Content Development and ESPN Film groups and worked on the first 30 for 30 series and other programs. She handled rights and clearances, license agreements and advised on distribution rights. Additionally Ms. Goldberg acted as an associate producer on several 30 for 30 films and earned a Peabody award for her work. She is admitted to practice in New York.
Hofstra School of Law (JD)
George Washington University (BA)