Anna J. Nelson is a highly experienced entertainment law and business law paralegal with over 20 years experience working in some of the top entertainment and intellectual property firms in the United States.  Her prior entertainment and business paralegal and support work has included Ziffren Brittenham LLP (Los Angeles), Kaye Scholer LLP (Los Angeles), Farella Braun & Martel LLP (San Francisco), Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP (Washington, D.C.), McDermott Will & Emery LLP (Washington, D.C.), and Ropes & Gray LLP (Boston).

During her years in Los Angeles, her work covered the spectrum from simple day player agreements to multi-million dollar talent, film financing and production deals.  Clients included production companies, financiers, writers, directors, actors, producers, musicians and crew.  Her assistance on the financing and production work for two Academy Award nominated films has been a source of great pride.  Most recently, she worked as the Contract Management Administrator for a premier entertainment firm, focusing on contract deal points, film audits and participation matters.
In 2017, she attended the following entertainment legal events:  USC Institute on Entertainment Law and Business and Entertainment and Media Industry Forum: The Evolution of Profit Participations / Navigating Disruption in the Motion Picture and Television Industry (presented by Green Hasson Janks).
Anna is a graduate of the University of Virginia. She is an avid soccer fan, aspiring novelist and doting aunt to her niece and nephew.

Contact Anna at or 804-510-0700 ext. 5

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