PeopleMark A. Pearson
Mark A. Pearson is
a partner at ARC Law Group,
a law firm focused on counseling Creative, Talented
and Entrepreneurial clients. His primary practice areas are
entertainment law, business law and
Intellectual property law; forming entities, counseling on
trademark & copyright issues, and drafting
contracts for music, film & new
media clients. Mark and his partner, Jeff Farr , work with video
game developers, theater producers, musicians, entertainment industry
professionals, writers, performers, tech creators, startups,
record labels and artists. Mark has negotiated deals with
Disney, HBO & LucasFilm (Skywalker Sound),
worked on projects with MTV Networks and Nintendo of America
and he even performed in one of his clients'
independent horror films.
Before joining the Bar, Mark was
an award-winning television journalist. He covered
a variety of national and local stories for
several network affiliates, including a two-year
stint on the Iditarod Trail in Alaska for ABC.
An accomplished author and
public speaker, Mark is frequently interviewed by
local and national television and radio programs
for his views on the entertainment industry. He
also frequently speaks at entertainment industry
Mark can be contacted at email@example.com.
Mark's Schedule of Current and Future Speaking
Engagements Click Here.
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Golden Gate University SOL, J.D.
Certification in Intellectual
Witkin Award in Sports Law
Dean's List (2003, 2004,
Arizona State University, B.A.
W.R. Hearst Award
Dean's List (1995, 1996, 1997)
California Bar Association
Intellectual Property Law Section
& Small Firm Section
Entertainment & Sports
California Lawyers for the
Sun Devil Alumni Association
State Bar of California 2005
Intellectual Property Law