Attorney Alec MillerPhone: (312) 494-1000
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Alec has more than twenty years of experience offering his expertise in all areas of the corporate and entertainment sectors. He has advised senior management of a $1.5 billion corporation and drafted complex agreements on issues involving employment law, real estate, strategic alliance, equipment leasing, compliance with state and federal antitrust and anti-kickback statutes, intellectual property acquisition and portfolio management, licensing, marketing, e-commerce and general business issues of day-to-day transactions.

In the entertainment sector, Alec has critical access to key players and has negotiated contracts with numerous global media and production companies involving theatrical productions, front money financing agreements, underlying rights acquisitions, recording contracts, producer agreements and joint ventures.

Alec also has experience in intellectual property litigation, having represented clients in Federal court and in matters involving the US Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

As both a private firm attorney and former general counsel, Alec brings a depth of business knowledge necessary to provide top-notch, practical guidance reflective of a client’s overall business strategy and goals. 

Position
Partner

Areas of Practice
Antitrust
Business Transactions
Corporate
Entertainment & Media
Intellectual Property & Licensing
Litigation

Admitted
Illinois State Bar, 2003
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Education
Valparaiso University School of Law, Indiana, 2003
Juris Doctor

Lawrence University, Appleton, Wisconsin, 1992
Bachelor of Arts

Recognitions/Presentations
Selected as “Illinois Super Lawyer”
Horizontal Mergers in Media Companies
California Labor Code Section 2855 and its Recording Contracts
Intellectual Property in the Construction Industry
Intellectual Property Basics
The Theatre Business
The Business and Legal Aspects of a Theatrical Production

Legal Affiliations
American Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association

Other Associations
ASCAP
Chicago Dramatists
Lawyers for the Creative Arts
Theatre Communications Group