Esther Randall joined iLaw in 2013 as Head of Film.  Esther advises a broad range of clients in the media and entertainment sector with a focus on development, finance, production and distribution of audio visual content across all media platforms.

Esther has particular expertise in advising on:

  • Option agreements
  • Distribution and Sales Agency agreements
  • Co-production agreements
  • Film finance and investment structures
  • Commercial contracts

Having spent 13 years working in film and television prior to qualifying as a solicitor, Esther has a real insight into her clients’ objectives, and she brings a wealth of commercial and practical experience to every transaction she advises on. Recent files on which she has advised include:

Before joining iLaw, Esther practised with DMH Stallard, where she acted for several independent producers on a number of film and television productions.  She also provided her commercial clients with business-focused, pragmatic legal advice on areas such as terms of sale or purchase, intellectual property rights, IT contracts, data protection and confidentiality.