Imraan Farukhi is an entertainment attorney for transactional matters in the motion picture, music, and new media industries. He has drafted and negotiated agreements for independent film productions, as well music production and distribution for major artists and music entities. He routinely advises on intellectual property and clearance matters.
Before joining the Newhouse School faculty, Farukhi was an associate attorney in the entertainment practice of a national law firm, and also held positions at prominent boutique entertainment law firms in the New York City area. He also previously taught communications and media law at William Paterson University in Wayne, New Jersey.
Farukhi has been featured as a panel speaker at industry events, including the 2015 and 2017 Garden State Film Festival, and 2017 New York City Drone Film Festival.