2020 Counsel of the Year Awards – January 23, 2020

Manhattan Beach Country Club

Event Details

Red Carpet Arrivals 5:00 p.m. VIP Cocktail Reception 5:30 p.m. Dinner and Awards Ceremony 6:30 p.m.
Attire: Black Tie Optional

About the Event

– Presented by The Association of Media and Entertainment Counsel (AMEC). 

– Thursday, January 23,2020 

– Venue: Manhattan Beach Country Club. 

– Recognizing the role of attorneys in the judicial process, popular culture and entertainment industry. 

– Expected attendance: 300 participants.

Past Sponsors:

Participant Profile

 Crème de la crème of the legal world in Media & Entertainment. Accomplished men and women working as in-house counsels and business affairs attorneys at major entertainment and media companies and law firms. 

 Past attendees and honorees have included executives from: NBCUniversal, Warner Bros, Sony Pictures, MGM, Paramount, Electronic Arts, Writers Guild, Creative Artists Agency, SAG/AFTRA, Los Angeles Dodgers and Major League Baseball, National Basketball Association, Lincoln Center and many others.

 

Nathaniel Hargress - Viacom

Clarissa Weirick - NBCUniversal

John Schulman, Esq. - Warner Bros

Navine Karim - Red Bull Media House

Venue Highlights

Manhattan Beach Country Club -recently remodeled venue heart of thriving resort community. 

South Bay -beach cities including Manhattan Beach, Playa Vista and “Silicon Beach”: 

– Emerging center for digital content and distribution 

– The following companies’ headquarters are located here: Manhattan Beach Media Campus, Marvel Studios, Electronic Arts, Mattel and Skechers. 

– Home to entertainment and creative executives, performers and athletes. 

– Located close to freeways with plenty of parking.

Event Demopraphics

– AMEC mailing list of 14,000 senior legal and business executives in entertainment industry. 

– Past attendees and honorees have included: NBC/Universal, Warner Brothers, Sony, MGM, Paramount, Electronic Arts, Writers Guild, Creative Artists Agency, SAG/AFTRA, Los Angeles Dodgers and Major League Baseball, National Basketball Association, Lincoln Center, etc. 

– Expected attendance at Festival and Awards: 300. 

– Media includes entertainment, international, regional and local. 

– Past sponsors include: PricewaterhouseCoopers, Korn Ferry Intl., Screen Actors Guild and major international law firms.

Honoree Deadlines

– ACCEPTANCE OF AWARD: October 25, 2020 TRIBUTE AD,

– 150 WORD BIO AND HIGH RES PHOTO: November 15, 2020

– ITEMS FOR GIFT BAGS: December 20, 2020

– TABLES AND SPONSORSHIPS: December 20, 2020

Event Contact

Aisha Harris

Office 310.432.0550 aharris@theamec.org

1230 Rosecrans Avenue, Suite 210

Manhattan Beach, CA 90266