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Laurence Brown is authorised and regulated as a Solicitor by the SRA with SRA number 145020 and is subject to the SRA Code of Conduct for Solicitors which can be found at Laurence Brown works within Laurence Brown Media Limited which delivers non-reserved legal services to the public without the requirement for authorisation and regulation as a firm by the SRA, as permitted by the SRA Standards and Regulations introduced on 25 November 2019.

Laurence Brown Media Limited is registered in England and Wales with registered number 11871521 and registered office at 27 Sutherland Place, London, W2 5BZ.

Laurence Brown is also admitted to the Roll of Solicitors of The Law Society of Ireland with Solicitor Number S24040. He is non-practising in the Republic of Ireland.

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Laurence Brown has over 30 years’ experience acting for clients in the UK and international film industry.

After reading History and German at St. John's College, Oxford and subsequently doing the conversion to law, Laurence qualified as a Solicitor at the City law firm, Reed Smith LLP, and worked in their Media Group for 10 years before becoming a Partner in the Media Group at Davenport Lyons from 2000 until 2008.

Laurence set up his own media law practice in 2008, based in Notting Hill, London. The firm, Laurence Brown Media Limited, specialises in advising on the development, financing, production and distribution of films and related copyright matters.

Laurence was a member of the Executive Committee of the film-makers' organisation, The New Producers Alliance, for ten years. He has been an awards-voting member of BAFTA for 20 years and is a worldwide member of Soho House.

He has taught on the prestigious Inside Pictures programme.

He attends the Berlin and Cannes Festivals/Markets and travels on business to L.A.