Partner, Entertainment Group, Goodmans LLP
Tara Parker is a partner in the Entertainment Group at Goodmans LLP. She focuses on representing major American/Canadian studios, broadcasters, independent producers, literary, artistic and business clients, in all aspects of the development, production, financing, licensing and distribution of film, television, book publishing, theatrical, music, video game and digital media projects. Tara is recognized as a leading entertainment lawyer by The Best Lawyers in Canada (named 2015 Toronto Entertainment Law “Lawyer of the Year”), The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Lexpert/ALM 500 Directory, Who’s Who Legal Canada and by Euromoney’s Guides to the World’s Leading Technology, Media & Telecommunications Lawyers and Women in Business Law (media). She is a frequent speaker and panelist at conferences on a range of media-related issues. She has appeared as a guest expert on the subject of “Reality Television” on the Business News Network. Tara is a contributing editor to Canadian Forms and Precedents: Commercial Transactions – Information Technology and Entertainment (LexisNexis) and has contributed articles to various entertainment law publications. Tara is the Past President and Chair of Crow’s Theatre. Member: Law Society of Upper Canada, Past member of the Ontario Bar Association’s Entertainment, Media and Communications Law Section Executive, WIFT-Toronto, Film Ontario and the Academy of Canadian Television & Cinema.
Law firm website: www.goodmans.ca
LinkedIn profile page: https://ca.linkedin.com/in/taralparker
Twitter handle: @TaraLeighParker