Carrie A. Ward

Carrie A. Ward

Ward Law Group LLC
  • Business Law, Entertainment & Sports Law, Communications & Internet Law...
  • New Jersey, Pennsylvania
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Summary

Carrie Ward has twenty years’ experience in business law with a particular focus on entertainment, communications and media law clients. Carrie’s clients range from media group owners, small broadcasters and podcasters, actors, filmmakers, musicians and start-up entrepreneurs. Ms. Ward also serves as outside general counsel to corporate clients. In addition to her private practice experience, Carrie worked in the legal departments of ABC, Inc. and Entercom Communications Corp. These experiences provide her a unique ability to analyze a client’s legal matter to create the most practical and economical solutions.



Ms. Ward also works with her clients on the day-to-day operations of their business from protecting intellectual property, reviewing and drafting various contracts, and reviewing advertising content for regulatory compliance. Carrie is also a leader in promotions and advertising law. She has advised clients on thousands of promotions during her career on local and national levels. Carrie counsels clients on promotions from the conceptual stage to prize fulfillment. Her promotions clients include broadcasters, online and mobile marketers, and insured promotions companies.

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Carrie has successfully prosecuted thousands of FCC applications during the course of her career that include license renewal applications, transfer and assignment applications, ownership reports and routine engineering applications. She has a 100% success record in defending enforcement complaints. She is also a leader in policy change and authored the Petition for Rulemaking that changed the FCC’s outdated contest rule.



Carrie is a member of the Federal Communications Bar Association, the Burlington County Bar Association, and the New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners. Ms. Ward received her Bachelor’s Degree in Justice from the American University in Washington D.C. and her Juris Doctorate from Rutgers School of Law. She is licensed to practic

Education
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
J.D. (2005) | Law
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Activities: Journal of Law and Urban Policy (Events Editor) Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court
American University
B.A. (1999) | Justice
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Honors: Deans LIst
Professional Experience
Partner
Bloom Peters, LLC
- Current
Senior Counsel
Entercom Communications Corp.
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Associate
Weir & Partners LLP
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Speaking Engagements
The Legal Anatomy of a Contract, NJAWBO Virtual Connection, Virtual
New Jersey Association of Business Women
https://www.njawbo.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1117005
Keeping it Legal: Promotions Law 101, Second Street Summit, St. Louis, MO
Bloom Peters, LLC
Professional Associations
State Bar of Pennsylvania # 201036
Member
Current
Burlington County Bar Association
- Current
New Jersey Association of Business Women
- Current
Federal Communications Bar Association
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
Pennsylvania
3rd Circuit
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Flexible fee arrangements including per project flat fee billing and monthly retainer options.
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Entertainment & Sports Law
  • Communications & Internet Law
  • Trademarks
  • Intellectual Property
  • Estate Planning
  • Real Estate Law
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
Blog
Modernizing the Filing of Contracts with the FCC and Why You Should Care About it
Blog
The Birds, the G.O.A.T and Trademarks. Oh, My!
Contact & Map
Philadelphia Office
1221 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
USA
Telephone: (856) 471-1004
Cell: (609) 529-7360
New Jersey Office
309 Fellowship Road
Suite 200
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
USA
Telephone: (856) 471-1004
Cell: (609) 529-7360