Lawrence Haber has been a practicing attorney for 28 years, with the last 20 years devoted primarily to entertainment law. He has extensive experience in all aspects of legal, business, and union matters in the entertainment industry, including the production, distribution and sales of long and short form film and television programming, and the negotiating and drafting of agreements for financing, production, and distribution of such programming. He represents production companies, talent, and producers in all phases of development and production in all types of media worldwide. His legal experience is grounded in intellectual property, corporate, general business, and transactional law.
He was an in-house attorney at both Universal Studios in Florida and Walt Disney World for over seven years, with his last four years at Disney focused exclusively as Director of Business Affairs for original television programming. Among other projects while at Disney, he packaged, negotiated, and sold worldwide rights for two episodic television series, including one FCC-friendly children’s series.