Mikella Persons Wickham Joins The National Black Lawyers Top 40 Under 40

October 22, 2019 – Press Releases

Fox Rothschild LLP congratulates Mikella Persons Wickham, who accepted a membership to The National Black Lawyers Top 40 Under 40.

This professional organization is comprised of lawyers from across the country who excel in their industry and promote diversity.

Wickham, a member of the firm’s Entertainment and Sports Law Department, represents actors, comedians, directors, writers, producers and social media-based entrepreneurs. She assists clients with a number of talent services agreements for scripted TV shows, unscripted/reality TV shows, feature films and social media endorsement deals, as well as production companies with drafting and negotiating talent agreements and other production-related contracts. Wickham is also involved in representing clients in soft intellectual property matters, with a focus on trademark prosecution and counseling clients on the prosecution and registration process.

Wickham is a frequent contributor to the firm’s Pay or Play entertainment law blog, which provides a legal perspective on issues impacting the entertainment industry and intellectual property space, including the protection of right of publicity, copyright and trademark.

She earned her J.D. from Villanova University and her B.A., magna cum laude, from the University of Southern California.