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Linda Edell Howard

Linda Edell Howard is a partner with Adams and Reese’s Music Row office. She serves as the firm’s team leader for the Entertainment/New Media practice group and has almost 30 years of experience in the areas of entertainment, new media and technology, and domestic and international intellectual property law. Howard’s transaction-based practice focuses on entertainment and new technology contracts, practices and procedures, as well as new platform strategies, social network business transactions, advocacy for creators and protection and recapture for copyright and other rights holders. Her experience includes closing reality TV deals ranging from American Idol, The Voice, and The Next to other TV deals for documentaries and network series; closing multi-million dollar national sponsorship and advertising campaigns; and representing large companies for deals with various celebrities. Howard was named Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” in Nashville in Entertainment Law – Music in 2016.