Kristian Brown is an associate in the Entertainment Group at Frankfurt Kurnit, representing clients in the film, television, digital, fashion, food, beauty, and sports industries.
Ms. Brown structures and negotiates entertainment transactions for individual clients and brands in the film, television, digital, fashion, food, beauty, and sports industries. Her clients include actors, athletes, chefs, designers, directors, influencers, producers, production companies, and writers.
Additionally, Ms. Brown advises clients on how to capitalize the development of their image, likeness, and personal brands in all media. She negotiates and structures merchandising, licensing, endorsement, and sponsorship agreements as well as represents clients through development and sale of their own branded products and merchandise. Ms. Brown works with fashion brands and individual clients in the creation, protection, and licensing of intellectual property and trademarks.
Before joining Frankfurt Kurnit as an attorney, Ms. Brown was a paralegal in the Entertainment Group where she handled various transactional matters, including drafting and negotiating talent agreements, sponsorship/NIL agreements, production service agreements, development agreements and licenses. While in law school, Ms. Brown was a corporate summer associate at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, and King & Spalding LLP. She served as Vice President of the Penn Law Women’s Association and was Chair of the annual Dr. Sadie Alexander Conference.
Ms. Brown is a member of The She League, Inc. Board. She is admitted to practice in New York.
University of Pennsylvania Law School (J.D.)
University of Miami (B.S.)
Upcoming Speaking Engagements
Past Speaking Engagements
Boutique Law Firm Experiences in Entertainment
Kristian Brown speaks at Penn Law’s Entertainment and Sports Law Society event, "Boutique Law Firm Experiences in Entertainment.”
November 2 2022