Ben Challis - General Counsel, Glastonbury Festival & Editor, Music Law Updates

Ben is a UK lawyer specialising in entertainment law and a graduate in law from Kings College London and The City University. He also holds the degree of Master of Arts in Mass Communications from the University of Leicester and is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.

He acts as General Counsel for 3A Entertainments, one of the UK’s leading concert promoters, and is Executive Producer for television and general Counsel for the Glastonbury Festival, the UK’s leading music and arts festival attended by over 150,000 people.

Ben regularly writes articles and other material and lectures on music business law and intellectual property law, contributes to books and is a regular conference speaker with particular reference to the live music sector.  He also edits www.musiclawupdates.com.