Sean Jefferson is an associate in the Entertainment Group.
Mr. Jefferson handles a range of transactional entertainment work, including film financing matters. Prior to joining Frankfurt Kurnit, he served as an associate in the Business and Legal Affairs Department at Bron Studios where he helped structure and draft rights acquisition, financing, and production deals and assisted with the negotiation of distribution deals for several feature films, including “Assassination Nation” and “Leave No Trace.” Mr. Jefferson previously interned at Frankfurt Kurnit and in the Business and Legal Affairs department at EPIX and HBO, where he worked with counsel to license content for original programming.
He is admitted to practice in New York.
awards & recognition
Best Lawyers in America "Ones to Watch" 2021 (Entertainment and Sports)
St. John's University (BS in Legal Studies) 2013
St. John's University School of Law (JD) 2016
Upcoming Speaking Engagements
Past Speaking Engagements
news & press
Finding Outside Help to Finance Movies: Pandemic Uncertainty Has Prompted the Studios to Partner with New Investors
The Best Lawyers in America 2021
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