Joshua C. Hefner 300x360Joshua C. Hefner

Mr. Hefner graduated magna cum laude from Loyola University New Orleans, College of Law in 2016 with an emphasis on intellectual property, technology, and entrepreneurship. He is a member of both the Louisiana Bar and the Tennessee Bar.

Since beginning practice in 2016, Mr. Hefner has focused on contractual issues surrounding music publishing, licensing, producer deals, management agreements, and recording contracts. He also has a particular interest in artist and business development.

As a major label recording artist and touring musician himself, Mr. Hefner has an understanding and appreciation of the issues faced by artists, publishers, and record labels. During his first year of practice, he has built a diverse roster of music industry clientele, including a Grammy nominated musician and major label recording artists. With his distinct experiences in the music industry, Mr. Hefner brings a unique paradigm to all of his clients.

Mr. Hefner is Of Counsel to Farmer Purcell White & Lassiter, PLLC, and continues to perform as a professional musician and songwriter.

Joshua C. Hefner

615-810-8736
jhefner@fpwlegal.com

EDUCATION
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
J.D., 2016, magna cum laude
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
B.A., 2008, cum laude

BAR ADMISSIONS
Louisiana, 2016
Tennessee, 2017

PRACTICE AREAS
Entertainment Law
Copyright
Trademark
Artist Development
Entity Formation
Intellectual Property Acquisition and Licensing

AFFILIATIONS
Gulf Coast Intellectual Property Association
Grammy Recording Academy – Voting Member
Grammy Next Committee Member – Memphis Chapter
Member, Louisiana State Bar Association
Member, Tennessee State Bar Association