Attorney at Law
School of Law
"Lara is charismatic, professional and and completed the project quickly! Her relevant domain experience was invaluable for our project. Looking forward to working together in the future."
Posted on Oct 17, 2017
Posted on Oct 16, 2017
"Great to work with - clear communication, and hard working. Would certainly hire again."
Posted on Oct 9, 2017
"Amazing experience. Will work with again!"
Posted on Sep 29, 2017
"Lara was able to craft a concise NDA agreement for my new business. Thanks Lara"
Posted on Sep 29, 2017
"Lara is almost too good to be true! She is highly skilled and experienced and is so down to earth and easy to deal with. A complete God-send who I intend to keep using. Highly recommended!"
Posted on Sep 26, 2017
Dreaming In Color Entertainment
Jun 2014 - Present
Dreaming In Color is dedicated to producing incredible multi media projects including: (a) the Grammy winning SongCatchers - a merger of Native American singing and drumming with rock, soul, jazz and spoken word founded by Lara Lavi, Charles Neville, Arlie Neskahi, Mark Cardenas Mark Smith, &Maurice Jones. The current project The Red Road To Bangalore, A Musical Prayer For Peace is part of the Brave Road/Brave Games project in development now. (b) Little Dreamers, Lullabies and Love Songs - a birth to 8 children's project in development featuring the artwork of Karen Gilmore and the music of Lara Lavi.
This company celebrates my left and right brain side on top of my law practice and business development consulting and company efforts.
Media Law Group, PSC
Dec 1994 - Present
Boutique law firm focused on contracted in-house counsel services in corporate, entertainment, intellectual property, business development, and more. I get the emerging company challenges because I also own a production company and have run companies I think all business lawyers should have extensive experience running a business so they truly understand their client's challenges.
www.zingrevolution.com a MusicSkins LLC brand
Originally the Managing Partner then EVP of Business Development and Business Affairs
Feb 2012 - Feb 2015
My responsibilities included managing the entire staff, all operations, functioning as in house counsel, handling all licensing, and other contractual matters, investor relations and supervising marketing and online business development efforts.
Zing Revolution, a MusicSkins LLC Brand
Jan 2011 - Feb 2015
I was the managing partner of the company in partnership with Josef Bogdanovich. Up until March 2014 I ran all aspects of the company. Currently my position is more advisory in business development. Zing licenses pop culture and art images for its product categories which include vinyl adhesive skins for eDevices, a Home Decor line and installations for tradeshows, events and conventions.
I also practice entertainment and corporate law. Prior I spent almost 5 years in Toronto, Ontario as the CEO/President of WideAwake Entertainment Group and Death Row Records. I am no longer involved with the Canadian companies.