Nicholas Lom - Entertainment Lawyer

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WHY SHOULD YOU LISTEN TO HIM…? Because he’s a legal lawyer who also has hands on experience in film.  Here’s the man who can decipher those contracts and translate all that legalese into language filmmakers can understand.

WHO HE’S WORKED WITH… BBC TV and Simons Muirhead & Burton.


Nicholas was educated at Westminster School and Pembroke College, Cambridge.

He became a solicitor in 1982 and in his spare time is currently completing a Masters degree in philosophy with the Open University.

Between 1971 and 1977 he worked as a script editor (Plays Dept) at BBC TV and in foreign sales of feature films. Between 1984 and 2001 he was a partner in the lawfirm Schilling & Lom. From 2001 to date he has been a consultant with Simons Muirhead & Burton.

Throughout his legal career he has specialised in intellectual property/media law and is cited as a prominent person in the field of entertainment and media law in UK Legal Experts 2009.