Eric Feig is a veteran transactional entertainment lawyer and founder of Eric Feig Entertainment & Media Law, Inc., a new breed of entertainment law firm, which emphasizes concierge level client services, an entrepreneurial approach to legal matters, and creative fee structuring.
Eric has a rich and well-rounded career of entertainment transactional experience. For over twenty years, he has represented a wide variety of Academy Award winning producers, top Hollywood and international screen writers, actors, directors, producers and production companies, in the areas of film, television, book publishing, new media, mobile content, licensing and merchandising.
Prior to launching Eric Feig Entertainment & Media Law, Inc., Eric was a partner in the entertainment department of the law firm AGMB, which represents some of television’s biggest reality television companies and shows.
Eric is a frequent lecturer on general entertainment law and business topics, talent deal negotiations, and independent film issues and is often invited to international and US seminars and conferences as an expert resource.
Today, the seamless integration of content delivery systems, new models and methods of advertising, merchandising, and brand development require legal transactional and entrepreneurial skills which go beyond traditional entertainment law firm thinking. In this regard, Eric focuses on helping clients leverage their intellectual property and creative assets among multiple exploitation platforms while providing extraordinary client servicing and solutions.
Eric services clients in the licensing, toy and merchandising arena and works to create synergies between traditional entertainment/new media platforms and the licensing and retail areas.
As a founder and SVP at Driver Digital, one of the fastest growing media networks in the world, Eric plays a central role in deal making for the company as well spearheading and creating strategic business relationships in all areas of digital and traditional entertainment and media. Eric is a Member of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and is licensed to practice law in New York and California.