Danielle is a graduate of Pepperdine University School of Law where she focused on intellectual property and entertainment law. Danielle began her career as an attorney in the Legal Affairs department of a major record label where she handled matters of content protection and pursued claims of copyright and trademark infringement. While in law school, Danielle worked in the Business and Legal Affairs departments of a major film studio and a catalog record label and where she drafted talent agreements, album licenses, sound recording agreements and artwork licenses. Prior to law school, Danielle enjoyed a fruitful career in real estate where she honed her negotiation skills.
Currently, Danielle drafts and negotiates agreements relating to the music business including recording and publishing agreements, producer agreements, work for hire agreements, management agreements, mechanical licenses, composer agreements, master and synchronization agreements and other rights clearance agreements for film and television, as well as agreements relating to new media, live performance and personal appearance, matters and documents relating to litigation, corporate, and sales and acquisition due diligence.
Danielle loves to cook for family and friends, hike with her two cockapoos, and watch USC football.
The Recording Academy; California State Bar; Beverly Hills Bar Association; Los Angeles County Bar Association (Entertainment Law and Intellectual Property Section); California Copyright Conference; California Lawyers for the Arts.