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Angharad has worked in the film and television industry for over 18 years, most recently with a public service broadcaster where she led its legal and business affairs team in addressing contractual and compliance matters relating to content spend of around £65 million annually. She previously specialised in film finance with a reputable London law firm.

An experienced media and entertainment lawyer, Angharad deals with a wide variety of content, commercial and business management issues.

  • Broadcasting and broadcasting compliance
  • Commissioning agreements
  • Co-productions and content distribution
  • Film and television co-financing
  • Joint content development initiatives
  • IP licensing
  • Software development
  • IT outsourcing and business process outsourcing
  • Advising an independent producer on the financing of a six-part drama to be broadcast in the UK and sold internationally
  • Securing extensive archive and music clearances for a music documentary film
  • Advising the S4C Board and reporting directly to the S4C Authority on the strategic and operational elements of the outsourcing of S4C’s technical broadcasting and IT capabilities to the BBC, including negotiating at a senior level and drafting the master document and schedules
  • Advising S4C on a joint funding initiative with Film Agency Wales
  • Advising on joint development initiatives between S4C and Sony and S4C, BBC Alba and TG4
  • Advising on all S4C technology agreements, including content contribution and distribution lines

Accolades

  • Angharad is ranked Band 2 by Chambers & Partners.

  • The Media & Entertainment Team is ranked Tier 2 in the Legal 500.

Words from our clients

  • “Angharad Evans is commercial and pragmatic.”

  • “Angharad is brilliant at explaining legal jargon and making it very clear for me to understand.”

  • “The service she provides is excellent. She is a knowledgable lawyer who communicates clearly and confidently. She understands the film and television sector very well, and her work is thorough, prompt and of a high standard.”