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David M. Ehrlich

David M. Ehrlich, Biography David M. Ehrlich, Esq. is the founder of David M. Ehrlich & Associates, a broad based entertainment and media practice law firm. He is also a principal in DME Management, a personal management company that represents artists, film directors, and producers. David and his firm provide services in all areas of the entertainment industry including music, film, television, fine arts, sports, mobile, gaming and interactive media. David re- established his law practice after serving as VP/General Manager East Coast for Priority Records, a label in the EMI Music Group. Before joining Priority, David was an attorney and personal manager where he represented Grammy winning artists and producers such as Nickelback, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Bob Power, Prince Paul, and Dale Penner, as well as Gravediggaz (Gee Street/Island), RZA (Gee Street/Island), Dilated Peoples (Capitol) and Holly McNarland (Universal). David is also the founder and president of the music publishing company Infamous Beats Music, which was established as a joint venture with Famous Music Publishing, a division of Viacom Entertainment. David serves as an independent talent scout, and most notably discovered and shopped the multi-platinum recording artists Nickelback, whom he brought to then independent Roadrunner Records. Other discoveries include Tina Parol who had signed to Universal Motown, Dilated Peoples, who had signed to Capitol, Amy Shark, recently signed to Sony, as well as the Wu Tang Clan and superstar producers Danja and RZA.

Prior to establishing his own practice David was an associate at the entertainment law firm of Myman, Abell, Fineman, Greenspan & Light in Los Angeles. He also worked as an attorney in the Business Affairs department of EMI Records in New York and as an associate at the firm of Epstein Becker and Green, P.C. David earned his J.D. from Boston University School of Law in 1986, and his Bachelor of Science Degree from Cornell University in 1982. He is admitted to the bar in New York and Connecticut. Other career achievements include producing the soundtrack for the Oscar-winning film "Training Day" starring Denzel Washington. David consults with clients on a number of issues in the video gaming industry as well as the development of content and intellectual property rights for mobile distribution. Current clients of David and his firm include Katharine McPhee, Nate "Danja" Hills, NARS Records, Bob Power, Tearce Kizzo and Naked Faces Productions (executive producer and director of The Eric Andre Show). Corporate clients include Sibling Rivalry, CCM Entertainment, and Dove Productions.