Angela’s practice focusses on the media entertainment field where she advises on all aspects of audio visual production. She has acted for clients from all areas of the industry including financiers (both private investors and state agencies), independent production companies, distributors and sales agents on transactions throughout the world. Angela can provide advice on how to protect or acquire audio visual rights, structure a financing transaction and how to exploit and monetise rights. Angela has advised on international co-productions and on the availability of, and qualification criteria for, local funding subsidies, tax rebates and similar local film and television production incentives.
Angela joins Simpsons after 8 years in private practice (in one of London’s leading media and entertainment law firms). This experience provided Angela with extensive exposure to the industry and with it Angela brings a commercial focus to her work and exceptional knowledge of the industry.
Angela holds a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws from the University of Tasmania. She is admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in England and Wales and holds a NSW practising certificate.