Partner and Head of Commercial, TMT and Intellectual Property Middle East, Charles Russell Speechlys
Mark heads up international law firm Charles Russell Speechlys’ Commercial, IP & TMT practice in the Middle East and is responsible internationally for the firm’s activities in the film and production space.
Lesley has been involved in all aspects of commercial litigation from taking initial instructions to ultimate resolution or determination of cases, including managing large scale discovery exercises and dealing with a variety of interlocutory issues.
Adam is Director of Legal for The Sun, the UK's most popular newspaper. He is a former Editorial Legal Director at the Telegraph Media Group and Group Legal advisor at Associated Newspapers, the Daily Mail group. He was called to the bar in 1997.
Abhishek Malhotra, Founding Partner, TMT Law Practice (having offices in Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore), has two decades of experience in the primary areas of expertise, including intellectual property, commercial dispute resolution, technology, media and telecommunications.
Paulina is a member of the IP & TMT practice. She specialises in intellectual property law, in particular copyright and industrial property, including in proceedings before national and international bodies.
Ivan Kelava is a film/TV producer and a business affairs and finance executive. His credits include a BIFA-nominated short and a 5 countries co-production feature film shot in Jerusalem, London, Prague, Cologne and Zagreb.
Isioma Idigbe heads the Media & Entertainment Practice Group. She obtained her Bachelor of Law (LL.B) from the University of Kent, Canterbury in 2014 and graduated from the Nigerian Law School in 2015.
Baba Agba is a Lagos, Nigeria based filmmaker and photographer. Baba has worked across various sectors in his over a decade career in the creative industries. He has worked directly with professionals in other creative fields on collaborative projects in fashion, film, television, music and fine arts.
Head of Entertainment, Media & Sports at Katende, Ssempebwa & Company Advocates
Louis is a leading media law practitioner in East Africa. Louis received his LL. B Bachelor of Laws with Honours from Makerere University in 2013. He received his LL.M Masters in Entertainment, Media & Sports Law from Pepperdine University in 2018.