Andrew Raider Wood

Andrew Raider Wood

Entertainment Business Attorney and Principal at Wood Media Law
  • Business Law, Entertainment & Sports Law, Intellectual Property
  • New Jersey, New York
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A former book editor & media studies professor I now manage a select entertainment, interactive/new media, and art law practice at Wood Media Law. In addition to my law degree (Cardozo) I have a PhD in Cultural & Critical Studies (U. of Pittsburgh). I've also done advanced work in international media law & policy (at Oxford). Before all that I went to college in Philadelphia (U. of Pennsylvania) and worked & studied in Montréal (at McGill). Since entering legal life I've worked in a wide variety of positions in entertainment and communications, from standards enforcement at the Entertainment Software Rating Board to a fellowship at London's Stanhope Centre for Communications Policy Research. Before starting my own practice I was associated with a boutique entertainment law firm in Tribeca. My office is in the Film Center in Hell's Kitchen but I often spend time in the Hudson Valley, seeing clients there as well. Wood Media Law works toward intelligent balance: tailoring appropriate legal solutions for creative people and endeavors.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Entertainment & Sports Law
  • Intellectual Property
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
New York
Languages
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
Education
McGill University
M.A.
University of Pittsburgh
Ph.D.
Oxford University
Certificate
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
J.D.
University of Pennsylvania
B.A.
Professional Associations
New York City Bar Association
Member
Current
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts
Member
Current
New York State Bar # 4495974
Member
- Current
Contact & Map
Wood Media Law
The Film Center
630 Ninth Ave., Ste. 1205
New York, NY 10036
USA
Telephone: (212) 256-1828
Fax: (212) 664-1389