KENDALL A. MINTER, ESQ. , an alum of Cornell University (B.A.) and Cornell University School of Law (J.D.), is an internationally renowned entertainment attorney with over 35 years of experience. Minter & Associates, LLC. is a boutique law firm which represents a diverse international clientele in the areas of entertainment, corporate, intellectual property, sports and new media matters. Kendall is a co-founder and inaugural Executive Director of the Black Entertainment and Sports Lawyers Association (BESLA) and currently serves on its Advisory Board. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Rhythm & Blues Foundation, is a former Chairman and currently Chairman Emeritus of that organization. Kendall serves the artist community as a member of the Board of Sound Exchange and is General Counsel and a member of the Board of Directors of the Living Legends Foundation. In the education community, Kendall is an Instructor in the School of Music at Georgia State University, where he teaches Copyright and Music Publishing and he has previously taught at Benjamin Cardoza School of Law as an Adjunct Professor. Kendall has been recognized in Who’s Who In Entertainment, Who’s Who In The East and Who’s Who Amongst Black Americans and has been inducted into the Knights of Malta, O.S.J. His clients include and have included world renowned artists, entertainers, celebrities, actors, politicians, religious leaders and churches, producers, songwriters, managers, production companies, executives and authors.
by Melodious Jones