We represent producers in relation to UK and overseas productions, corporate and IP matters, and preparing contracts with creatives, theatres, investors and exploiters of subsidiary rights.

We also represent a large number of creative talents, including composers, lyricists, playwrights, choreographers and designers (costume, lighting, set and sound). In some cases, the firm effectively acts as an agent as well as a lawyer, taking care of all aspects of their business.

Our clients also include many theatre investors, both institutional and private.

We are consistently ranked amongst the leading theatre teams in the UK - being ranked Tier 1 in the Legal 500 and Band 1 in Chambers and Partners.

Current, recent and forthcoming productions and projects with which we have been involved include 42 Balloons, A Mirror, An Enemy of the People, Crazy For You, Dear England, Everyone’s Talking About Jamie, the international roll-out of & Juliet, Hello Dolly, Matthew Bourne’s Edward Scissorhands and Romeo and Juliet, Mind Mangler, Monopoly Live, My Son’s A Queer (But What Can You Do?), Operation Mincemeat, SIX, Sister Act, Standing At the Sky’s Edge, Starlight Express, The Bodyguard, The Drifters Girl, The Little Big Things, The Play That Goes Wrong, The Time Traveller’s Wife, The Wizard of Oz, Two Strangers (Carry A Cake Across New York) and Ulster American.

We also act for several talent agents in the entertainment industry and other clients in the fields of dance, opera, immersive and other live entertainment including cruises and holiday parks.

The team consists of Principals John Cohen and James Jones, Senior Associate Stephen Pidcock, Barrister Aron Rollin and Associate Andrew J De Perlaky.

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Clintons is a Partnership.  Its only partners are Clintons LLP and C Legal LLP and it is Authorised and Regulated in the United Kingdom by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, under number 00045165.