Alasdair is a partner in the Music team.
He has more than 30 years’ experience in the music and entertainment sector, including in private practice, as the head of legal & business affairs for Sony Music UK and in a specialist investment fund management business.
He acts for clients across the music industry, from artists and writers to record labels and music publishers. Alasdair advises on a wide range of commercial deals and issues, but has a particular focus on corporate transactions, including business investment, acquisitions and sales, partnerships and joint ventures.
‘Alasdair George is an extremely valuable asset to our company due to his industry knowledge and availability.’Legal 500, 2024
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