Joshua A. Edwards Joins Fox’s Entertainment and Sports Law Department in Los AngelesMarch 23, 2020 – Press Releases
Fox Rothschild LLP welcomes Joshua A. Edwards in Los Angeles as counsel in the Entertainment & Sports Law Department.
“Joshua is skilled at providing guidance on film, TV and production agreements for talent, independent producers and production companies alike,” said Emily J. Yukich, Fox’s Los Angeles office managing partner. “He is an excellent addition to our West Coast entertainment team.”
A former talent representative, Edwards has significant experience at the negotiation table, complemented by a macro-level understanding of the film and television industry and in-depth knowledge of the deal terms available to above-the-line talent, producers and production companies.
Edwards’ multifaceted experience enables highly effective negotiations and sophisticated dealmaking. He has represented leading talent, recurring guest stars and series regulars on noteworthy projects such as FX’s “Snowfall,” CBS’s “Red Line,” BET’s “The Oval,” DC Universe’s “Swamp Thing,” Showtime’s “Ray Donovan” and “Escape at Dannemora,” FOX’s “Bones,” The CW’s “Reign,” Fox Searchlight’s “Birth of a Nation,” HBO’s “Eastbound & Down” and Netflix’s “Bloodline,” among others.
He earned his J.D. from the City University of New York, his M.B.A. from Loyola Marymount University and his B.A., magna cum laude, from Clark Atlanta University.
Prior to joining Fox, Edwards was a partner and head of the Talent & Production Legal Department at Pierce Law Group.