Billboard Selects Charap and Finkelstein as Top Music Attorneys Again

ArentFox Schiff is pleased to announce that Partners Ross Charap and Matt Finkelstein were again named Top Music Lawyers by Billboard magazine.

They were selected for their high-level work with top industry names, including for defending Mick Jagger and Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones and their music company, Promopub, in a copyright infringement lawsuit, and for representing The Pointer Sisters in the sale of a significant catalogue of rights in musical compositions, sound recordings and related royalty streams.

Billboard’s Top Music Lawyers for 2024 listings are based on firm and peer nominations. They are chosen by the publication’s editors and are considered an essential resource for the industry. Read Billboard’s full article here. (Subscription required)

Working together since 2007, Matt and Ross are head of ArentFox Schiff’s music practice, which serves the needs of clients across the music industry. The marquee music practice represents a diverse spectrum of clients, including recording artists, songwriters, copyright owners, music licensees and purchasers of music rights and royalty income. The practice has managed and closed well over $1 billion in purchase and sale transactions. In addition to the Billboard accolade, Chambers ranks it as a top music practice.

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