Gráinne McKenna is a partner in the Film & TV Group with over twenty years experience in the film and television industries.
She has unparalleled private practice and in-house experience across both the film and TV sectors, having previously been SVP Business Affairs at Working Title Films and then at NBCUniversal International Productions. She advises on all aspects of film and television production, financing and exploitation.
Gráinne’s breadth of expertise enables her to represent a wide range of clients, including major and “mini major” US film studios and producers in both the US and UK, Within the last year she was lead lawyer on feature films such as Last Night in Soho, Emma and Our Ladies (all due for release in 2020). She also represents high profile US and UK television studios and indie production companies and in the last year was the lead lawyer on the TV shows His Dark Materials, The Capture, Hanna, Treadstone, Industry and Belgravia amongst others.
Her in-depth knowledge and first hand experience of both the film and television sectors means her clients value her pragmatic and insightful analysis of their business needs and trust her strategic commercial judgement.
Gráinne has a Masters degree in European Broadcasting Regulation and a French Maîtrise in European Law.