Laura Icken

An Accomplished Entertainment Attorney With Over 20 Years of Experience

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Laura Icken is an entertainment, media, and digital transactional attorney with over 20 years of experience.

As an attorney in the Entertainment Practice of The Long Law Group, Laura is an entertainment transactional and commercial attorney who began her career as a corporate lawyer.  She has advised networks, production companies, and digital players such as Yahoo! and Google.

Laura is an experienced entertainment, media, digital, and commercial attorney who has worked with a variety of top clients and employers, including Fox, Disney, Fremantle, National Geographic, Yahoo!, WB Games, and Google.  A graduate of Dartmouth College, Georgetown Law, and School of Foreign Service, she speaks several languages including French, German and Spanish.  Laura began her legal career at Wall Street law firms, focusing her practice on both litigation and corporate transactional work.  She also spent some time in Europe at Biglaw firms, eventually transitioning into media and entertainment.

Most recently, Laura specialized in scripted entertainment for clients such as Mediabiz /Starlings and Amblin (with co-counsel), focusing on writer, option, talent and test option, development, production service, EP/producer/showrunner, director, acquisition, distribution, and various other agreements for TV, subscription video on demand (SVOD), and digital media.

Laura is admitted to practice in both California and New York.  Outside of the office, Laura likes to swim, ski, hike, and read in her spare time.