|William F. Fitzgerald focuses his practice on entertainment and sports law.
Bill represents national and international clients ranging from professional athletes, artists and industry executives to a premier public relations company. He counsels clients in all areas of entertainment and sports including, fashion, film, television, literary publishing, photography, hospitality, and branding and sponsorship.
He is an experienced litigator representing clients in matters involving right of publicity, right of privacy, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary obligations, and court confirmation of minor’s contractors. He also handles transactional matters such as negotiating deals with fashion, publishing, film and television companies, modeling agencies, professional sports teams as well as employment contracts.
Bill represents many notable international clients and has relationships with Swedish professional athletes, agents, artists, modeling agencies, photographers, stylists, film and television production companies, and law firms. Bill began practicing law as a litigation associate at Debevoise & Plimpton, and at the entertainment litigation firm Parcher & Hayes.
Bill is a graduate of Bethany College, CUNY School of Law, and attended Stockholm University Faculty of Law, and Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs. He is fluent in Swedish.