Media & Entertainment - Brazil
Basic facts about the department
- 4 partners
- 17 other lawyers
What the team is known for Established practice offering specialised handling of relevant areas, including broadcasting, distribution and licensing deals as well as sponsorship matters. Particularly experienced in advising international film production companies.
Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)
"The firm excels in combining legal knowledge with commercial expertise, resulting in high-quality legal advice. We appreciate their connections, which are very valuable within the entertainment industry."
"Their biggest strength is that they are very focused on building long-term relationships with their clients."
What's new? New client wins include MGM and Netflix.
Work highlights Advising Fremantle Media on several legal aspects of its operations in Brazil, including regulatory and contractual matters.
Head of department Fábio Cesnik is a key client contact who earns the respect of sources thanks to his knowledge of the area. He is described by clients as "a real strategist who always sees the bigger picture," and was involved in advising Fremantle Media.
Key partner Rodrigo Salinas is a "very focused lawyer," according to market commentators, who continue to praise his media and entertainment practice.
Significant clients Televisa International, ESPN Brasil, Fremantle Media.