Ken Suddleson Named Chair of Foley's Entertainment and Media Industry Team

25 March 2008 Media Contact: Jill Chanen News

Foley announced today that Ken Suddleson has been named chair of the firm’s Entertainment & Media Industry Team. Suddleson succeeds Foley partners Miriam Claire Beezy and James D. Nguyen, who previously co-chaired the team.

Suddleson has extensive experience in the entertainment and media industry, and has represented clients in all related facets, including motion pictures, television, music and new media, domestically and internationally. He is also a former executive vice president, Office of the Chairman, of Paramount Pictures.

Foley’s Entertainment & Media Industry Team consists of more than 30 attorneys who have diverse legal experience in the entertainment and media industry. From antitrust and licensing issues to lobbying efforts, mergers and taxation, the firm provides comprehensive and first-hand experience to this constantly evolving industry.

Foley & Lardner LLP continually evolves to meet the changing legal needs of our clients. Our team-based approach, proprietary client service technology, and practice depth enhance client relationships while seeing clients through their most complex legal challenges. The BTI Consulting Group (Wellesley, Massachusetts) recently recognized Foley as one of the top four law firms shaping the U.S. legal market, while CIO magazine has named Foley to its CIO 100 list six times for our client-focused technology. With more than 1,000 attorneys in 22 offices and more than 50 practices, count on Foley for high-caliber business and legal insight.