Edward Klaris, Managing Partner, Klaris Law PLLC
Ed has worked in the media and entertainment business for 20+ years as both a lawyer and executive. His boutique law firm focuses on media, copyright and trademark. Ed has been an adjunct professor at Columbia Law School since 2005, was the General Counsel of the New Yorker, SVP of Intellectual Property at Conde Nast, and media counsel at ABC, Inc.
Alexia Bedat, Associate, Klaris Law PLLC
Alexia focuses her practice on media law, intellectual property, fair use, and virtual and augmented reality technologies. Prior to joining Klaris Law, Alexia worked as a law clerk at BuzzFeed, where she supported the news team. She also worked with law firms specializing in media law in both London and Paris. Having obtained her law degree from the University of Cambridge in the UK, Alexia then completed an LL.M. at Columbia Law School.