Biography

Leron’s practice includes complex litigation, business and commercial transaction matters in a variety of fields and industries, primarily in the areas of entertainment, intellectual property, technology and media. He counsels institutional and individual clients on a range of issues related to crisis management, business disputes and litigation prevention, as well as non-litigation matters, frequently in the capacity of outside general counsel.

Finance & Transactions

A former banker, Leron is knowledgeable in resolving complex financial issues and structuring joint ventures and other business ventures. He has successfully represented banks and other financial institutions, technology companies, physician practice groups, restaurant groups, manufacturers, transportation companies, entrepreneurs, professional athletes and entertainment companies.

Entertainment Law

A well-known and respected entertainment attorney, Leron works with the full spectrum of industry professionals including actors, recording artists, producers, songwriters, record labels, publishing and management companies, music industry trade organizations, film and television companies as well as new media companies. He represents corporate entities as well as high-profile celebrities and athletes in their personal and professional business ventures.

Thought Leadership

Leron is a frequent speaker on entertainment law, licensing and issues involving the convergence of media and technology. He has participated in leading industry think tanks such as the SXSW Music and Entertainment Conference and the London Music Expo. He formerly served on the Advisory Board for the Future of Music Coalition and was influential in advocating for the Performance Rights Act HR848, which entitles artists to royalties from radio airplay. 

Before Fox Rothschild

Before joining Fox Rothschild, Leron was a partner and Vice Chair of the Entertainment, Media & Sports Practice at a national law firm.

Beyond Fox Rothschild

Leron is a Board Member and Chair of Entertainment for the Entertainment and Sports Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia and Board Member and President of the Black Entertainment and Sports Lawyers Association. He is also Co-Chair of the Music Industry Relations Collective for the National Museum of African American Music. 

Honors & Awards

  • Named among the Top Music Lawyers by Billboard (2020)
  • Atlanta Catalyst Award, 2012