Biography

Bernard assists clients with a full range of entertainment matters, leveraging his experience as an in-house talent agency attorney to handle a wide variety of contracts and agreements.

He has drafted and negotiated artist representation and employment contracts, as well as live performance, licensing and endorsement agreements for renowned performing artists, authors and public speakers.

Bernard has experience resolving legal and contractual disputes, and with copyright, intellectual property and commercial litigation. 

Before Fox Rothschild

Prior to joining Fox, Bernard worked as associate counsel to United Talent Agency, where he was head of U.S. business affairs in the music division. Bernard was previously a legal and business affairs associate at AM Only, now known as Paradigm Talent Agency.

Bernard worked for the Honorable Judge Joan A. Lenard of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida. He was also a summer associate at a Miami law firm. Bernard previously interned at Cinetic Media and Barclays Capital in New York City.