Jesse Kearney is an attorney focused on business, media and entertainment law. With over twenty years experience as an actor, composer, writer and director, he combines his legal skills and experience with his knowledge of the entertainment industry. He provides legal counsel to clients in theater, film, television, music, and new media. He also counsels startups and entrepreneurs in forming and maintaining successful businesses.
In addition to also having his own practice, Jesse was a business affairs associate at Samuel French, Inc. and an articles contributor to MusicRegulation.com. He serves on the board of Prospect Theater Company and on the New York Law School Alumni Association Board. He is an alumni of the New Lawyers Institute of the New York City Bar Association.
Jesse received his J.D. from New York Law School, and worked as a Post-Graduate Fellow with the Racial Justice Project at New York Law School. He received his MFA from New York University in the Musical Theater Writing Program, and his AB from Dartmouth College.
New York State
American Bar Association
New York City Bar Association
New York County Lawyers Association
New York Law School
New York University
Masters of Fine Arts
Bachelor of Science