Speaker Profile

Benjamin Mulcahy
Partner, Content, Media & Entertainment / Jenner & Block LLP

Benjamin R. Mulcahy is a partner in the Content, Media and Entertainment practice and co-chair of the Trademark, Advertising and Unfair Competition practice. Mr. Mulcahy represents major film studios, broadcast and cable television networks, retailers, consumer brands and their advertising agencies in all aspects of sports marketing, entertainment marketing and interactive marketing, as well as in innovative branded entertainment and e-commerce initiatives. He helps media companies and major brands produce and distribute content, structure and negotiate marketing deals and navigate the ever-changing legal landscapes that affect how their advertising, marketing and promotional campaigns are implemented across all media. Mr. Mulcahy began his career practicing entertainment litigation, representing clients in cases involving copyright and trademark infringement, profit participation, television and motion picture distribution, product placement and production credit. He also litigated antitrust and civil racketeering cases in addition to serving pro bono as a special assistant city attorney prosecuting gross-misdemeanor jury trials for the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office. Benjamin has been ranked as one of the country's leading lawyers by The National Law Journal and was recognized twice in Variety’s “Legal Impact Report,” naming 50 lawyers whose deals and court battles have changed the shape of entertainment.