Samuel Fifer

Fifer has extensive experience in intellectual property, entertainment and media law, including litigation and counseling. He is practice leader of Dentons' Intellectual Property and Technology practice. Fifer has handled precedent setting litigation in the areas of defamation, rights of privacy and publicity, access to courts, reporters’ rights, subpoena defense and freedom of information. He also counsels content providers in all media. Fifer is listed by (a) The Best Lawyers in America in the field of First Amendment Law for over two decades and by (b) Chambers USA as a leading lawyer (Band 1) in Media and Entertainment Litigation and Intellectual Property. He is an adjunct professor in Entertainment Law at Northwestern University Law School. He advises clients in the areas of motion picture, theatrical and television production and distribution, publishing and content creation and protection, talent and employment agreements and advertising compliance and promotion law.