Shari Lesnick

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Shari Lesnick

attorney | Western Michigan University Cooley Law School

Contracts & Agreements, Copyright Infringement, Entertainment, Licensing


(248) 751-7800


Southwestern University Law School


Shari Friedman Lesnick is a Coordinator of Career and Professional Development at Western Michigan University Cooley Law School where she also is an Adjunct Professor. Before joining WMU-Cooley Law School, Ms. Lesnick had her own firm practicing in the areas of business, contract and entertainment law, serving as General Outside Counsel for Bridgeport Music and Westbound Records as well as representing, media talent and Grammy® and Oscar® award winning recording artists and songwriters. Ms. Lesnick has also lectured on, and published articles about, topics germane to the entertainment industries and has been a contributor to Michigan’s Institute of Continuing Legal Education programs. In 2013 Ms. Lesnick was featured in Crains Detroit’s Music Business Issue as one of Michigan’s music industry’s movers and shakers.