by | Mar 11, 2019 | Team Members

Brianna is an associate at DiSchino & Schamy, PLLC. She focuses her practice on the legal and business side of the entertainment industry, specializing in the music sector, including drafting and negotiating music licensing agreements, record contracts, live performance agreements, and talent management and booking agreements. Brianna’s transactional practice also involves counseling clients on intellectual property rights and protection, specifically trademarks and copyrights. Prior to joining DiSchino & Schamy, PLLC, Brianna served as a law clerk in various areas of the entertainment industry. Throughout her first year as a student at the University of Miami School of Law and the University of Miami’s Frost School of Music (obtaining a Juris Doctorate and a Master’s in Music Business and Entertainment), Brianna was fully immersed in the music and entertainment industries while working at ZIGLAW, a boutique entertainment practice which represented corporate, domestic, international, and entrepreneurial clients of the highest caliber. As a second-year law student, Brianna interned for Miami’s own Ultra Music Festival, which has become one of the world’s premier electronic music festivals. In Brianna’s final year as a student at the University of Miami, Brianna worked for Viacom International Media Networks, learning to review and draft complex commercial transactions relative to the development, production, distribution and licensing of Viacom content and digital media on a linear and multi-platform basis. Brianna’s extensive experience at these renowned establishments allowed her to understand the entertainment and music industries from various perspectives, including the importance of intellectual property protection and the business climate in which these creative clients operate. Currently, Brianna also serves as a Sound Board member on the Miami Music Project, which is a Miami-based non-profit that uses music as an instrument for social transformation, empowering children to acquire values and achieve their full potential while positively affecting their society through the study and performance of music. As highlighted through Brianna’s experience, she has a rooted passion for the music and entertainment space, which is what ultimately drew Brianna to her chosen profession and current position at DiSchino & Schamy, PLLC. As a former dancer and pianist, Brianna understands the importance of the arts allowing her interests to be aligned with those of her clients.