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Frances Jones

Law Firm of Frances Jones
Contact: 512.476.8999
Law School: New York University School of Law - New York University
Jurisdictions: New Jersey
New York
Texas

OVERVIEW

About Frances Jones
Licensed in NY, NJ, and TX, Ms Jones has 20+ years of global experience in business & legal affairs, marketing, operations, strategic planning, and management. Her in-house counsel and large law firm experience includes firms and companies such as Univision Communications, Cahill Gordon & Reindel, PolyGram Records, Zomba/Jive/BMG Entertainment (now Sony), and Green Mountain Energy Company. A graduate of New York University School of Law, Frances has in-depth knowledge and experience in the areas of advertising, media (including digital and mobile), and entertainment, as well as in technology, intellectual property, copyright, trademark, and corporate law.
In addition, she has substantial domestic and international experience in analyzing, structuring, negotiating, drafting and reviewing a broad range of commercial transactions, deals, and licenses, as well as in regulatory, employment, sales, consumer matters, and community & governmental affairs. Frances also serves as a Council Member on the Computer and Technology Council for the State Bar of Texas.
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Communications & Internet Law
  • Consumer Law
  • Entertainment & Sports
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey 
New York 
Texas 
Languages
 SpokenWritten
Spanish  
Professional Experience
Senior Counsel and Principal, Law Firm of Frances Jones
Current
Counsel and represent a broad range of domestic and international clients including large corporations, small businesses, individuals, and nonprofits in the media, advertising, entertainment, telecommunications, high tech, energy, environmental, and retail industries. Practice areas include Corporate, Securities, Contracts, Business Transactions, Commercial Agreements, Licensing, Software Licensing, Advertising, Media, Technology, Entertainment & Arts, Intellectual Property, Copyright, Trademark, Marketing, Promotions, Merchandising, FTC, FCC, E-commerce/ M-commerce, Trade Secrets, NDAs, Joint Ventures, Acquisitions, Sales, Distribution, Regulatory, Digital, Mobil, Online, & Interactive Media, Publishing, Broadcasting, Sponsorships & Endorsements, Special Events, Employment, Consumer, Nonprofit, and International.
Regional Director of Client Services & Business Affairs, Univision Communications / Univision Radio Broadcasting
Current
Assistant General Counsel, Green Mountain Energy Company
Current
Director of Business Affairs, Zomba Group / Jive / BMG Entertainment (now Sony)
Current
Senior Corporate Associate, Small Craig & Werkenthin (now Jackson Walker)
Current
Attorney, Legal Affairs, PolyGram Records
Current
Corporate & Securities Associate, Cahill Gordon & Reindel
Current
Education
New York University School of Law - New York UniversityJ.D.
Knox CollegeB.A.International Relations

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Law Firm of Frances Jones
1108 Lavaca Street
Suite 110-405
Austin, TX 78701
USA
Telephone: 512.476.8999