Nyanza Shaw, Esq. is an experienced entertainment and business attorney who specializes in corporate and business law, entertainment law, intellectual property, and media. Her client base includes both newcomers and veterans in the music, film, TV, media and sports industries. Ms. Shaw is adept at navigating these constantly evolving industries to provide practical advice and guidance to clients. She helps clients protect and monetize their intellectual property rights and expertly handles all types of entertainment and business agreements including publishing, distribution, licensing, financing, production, touring, and merchandising. She also has a proven track record for successfully identifying and securing cutting edge deals related to corporate branding and partnerships, product placement, and event and tour sponsorship.
By serving in a “general counsel” role to small businesses, entertainment companies, and non-profit organizations, Ms. Shaw provides innovative and strategic business and legal advice to clients related to start-up, operations, compliance, productivity, financing, and branding as well as general corporate and business transactions.
Ms. Shaw has been praised for her unique ability to identify clients’ needs, develop growth opportunities, and work with clients to align and empower their vision and goals.
Zita R. Brack advises clients on complex matters involving brand partnerships, television development, copyright and trademark, music rights, and advertising and marketing. She has experience providing advice and counsel on a broad range of media projects including acquisitions, literary options, production services, artist and brand deals, and influencer agreements.
Zita earned her B.A. in Political Science from Clark Atlanta University and her J.D. from Thomas Jefferson School of Law. She is the recipient of the Thomas Jefferson Medal Award and the Witkin Award for Excellence. Zita is a member of the National Bar Association, Beverly Hills Bar Association, and John M. Langston Bar Association.