Katherine Imp Participates in University of Maryland Panel on Opportunities and Challenges in Entertainment Industry

LOS ANGELES – June 5, 2018 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Katherine M. Imp will participate in a panel discussion hosted by the University of Maryland (UMD) Alumni Association, titled “Fearless Conversations: Terps in Entertainment,” June 7 at the Paley Center for Media.

Moderated by Leigh Wilson-Smiley, Director of UMD’s School of Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies, the panel of UMD alumni will explore opportunities and challenges in the entertainment industry, and analyze forces re-shaping the industry landscape.

Imp, an associate in Greenberg Traurig’s Los Angeles office and member of its Entertainment & Media Practice, represents financiers, production companies, studios, networks, and independent producers and distributors in the financing, development, production, and distribution of motion picture, television, and new media content. Imp also has wide-ranging experience as production counsel for motion pictures and television, having drafted and negotiated production and post-production agreements for over 150 different productions, including performer, director, writer, producer, and other above- and below-the-line agreements, as well as agreements with domestic and foreign distributors and sales agents, ranging from small independent companies to major and mini-major studios. 

About Greenberg Traurig’s Entertainment & Media Practice

With offices situated in the centers of the entertainment industry, Greenberg Traurig has established a highly experienced, international multidisciplinary entertainment and media practice. The Greenberg Traurig Entertainment & Media Practice focuses on the music, motion picture, television, sports, Internet, digital media, publishing and theater industries. The team has access to key players in the entertainment industry and provides clients with the business-oriented and dedicated counsel needed to thrive in today’s multidiscipline, multimedia entertainment marketplace. The entertainment and media attorneys have consistently been ranked by The Hollywood Reporter’s “Power Lawyers,” Variety’s “Dealmakers Impact Report” and “Legal Impact Report,” Billboard’s “Power Lawyers,” The Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA Guide, and Super Lawyers.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and is among the Top 20 on the 2017 Am Law Global 100. Web: www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.