Melissa is a senior associate in the Film & TV Group.
“I am an experienced Film & Television lawyer advising across a range of legal and commercial matters regarding the development, production and distribution of film and television. I have 12 years’ industry experience inhouse and in private practise, advising independent and studio clients.
Recently I have worked on the production of several SVOD commissioned television series including children’s shows and high budget drama, as well as studio productions for HBO, Sony and Marvel.
I am a member of the BIFA event committee and an active member of the independent film community, working across a range of independent films most recently including Wild Rose (Fable Pictures), Wildfire (Cowboy Films) and Blue Story (DJ Films).
Prior to Wiggin, I worked as VP, Legal & Business Affairs at Lionsgate UK leading on film acquisitions and distribution.”