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Mike focuses his practice on legal counseling for film and television production companies around the world. He regularly provides pre-publication counseling and review for television programming and feature documentaries broadcast by networks such as the Discovery Channel, National Geographic, Animal Planet, TLC, A&E and HBO, and has also performed production counsel work for several major motion pictures and feature documentaries, including among others, Sacha Baron Cohen’s "Borat” and “Bruno,” the International Emmy Award-winning docudrama "Death of a President," and the BAFTA award-winning "The Imposter." In this connection, Mike advises clients on First Amendment matters, libel, rights of privacy and publicity, copyrights and trademarks, and other potential legal issues relevant to the production and broadcast of television and film content.

Mike lives and works from our satellite location in the beautiful mountains of Asheville, North Carolina.