Arpit Choudhary joins ANM Global to strengthen firm’s media and entertainment practice.
10 March 2023
Arpit Choudhary has joined ANM Global’s Mumbai office as partner, where he will work in the firm’s media and entertainment practice. ANM Global is a full-service commercial law firm; Choudhary is the third M&E lawyer at the firm, joining Anushree Rauta, an equity partner who leads the practice, and partner Suresh Amesar.
Choudhary has more than a decade in media and entertainment. He has represented several A-list producers, broadcasters, studios, production houses, content aggregators and celebrities in various high-stakes litigation and non-litigious matters. He specializes in media rights management and has in-depth knowledge of media and digital rights; structuring transactions for the co-production of films and web series; acquisition of content; and advisory for dispute resolution.
ANM Global has a well-established M&E practice, with clients including film production companies, producers, OTT platforms, TV channels, artists, actors, film financiers, digital media companies and studios.
Choudhary was previously a lawyer with Bar & Brief Attorneys; his career also includes stops at Sony Pictures Networks, Naik Naik & Company, Zee Entertainment Enterprises and Publicis Groupe.
“With the growth of the media and entertainment sector, Arpit will prove to be an asset at the firm having seen the media and entertainment business from the perspective of both as an in-house counsel and external law firm experiences,” said Anushree Rauta, a partner and head of the M&E practice. “His diverse experience will help the firm in supporting clients; providing strategic and business advice.”