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Entertainment & Sports Law

At Hunt, Hamlin & Ridley Law Firm, it is important for an artist to have a relationship with an entertainment attorney early in their career. This relationship allows an artist to obtain stellar advice on any matter from career direction to signing an important agreement with a major record label or production company. The firm counsels in the following areas:

  • Consulting with artist regarding different aspects of his/her career
  • Contract Review and Negotiation
  • Legal needs such as: forming a partnership or corporation, joining a union or performance rights society, or copyright and trademark issues
  • Other advice as needed


Our Clients:

  • Brenda Blackmon
    – Co-anchor, WWOR UPN9 News
  • Wendy Williams
    – Host of The Wendy Williams Show, Fox 5
    – New York Times Best Selling Author
    – Formerly WBLS Radio Personality and
    – Host of a VH1 Cable Show
  • Gerald Alston – Formerly of the Manhattans
  • Ray, Goodman & Brown
    – Recording Artists & Songwriters Naturi Naughton
    – Lead, Fame The Movie, 2009
    – Lead, Notorious The Movie, 2008
    – Formerly of 3 LW, Recording Artists
  • Capone, The Gansta of Comedy
    – DJ Mad, Recoring Artist & Songwriter
  • Mike Adams (Denver Broncos)
  • Gerald Hayes (Arizona Cardinals –retired)
  • Eric Downing (San Diego Chargers- retired)
  • Kendall Holt (Former WBO Junior Weight Champion)
  • Producer Ty Fyffe
  • Recording Artist Ron Browz
  • Recording Artist West Philly Freck