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Aideen Burke

Associate , Media & Entertainment, LK Shields

Aideen joined LK Shields in 2017, where she specialises in Media and Entertainment law.  Prior to joining LK Shields, Aideen worked as an Associate in the Media and Entertainment team of a well-known London firm, where she also trained.  Aideen has  considerable, in-depth experience working for clients in the Media and Entertainment industry and has, since joining LK Shields, assisted with growing the firm’s offering in this area.  Aideen is passionate about the Irish Media industry and an advocate for Ireland as a base for global film and TV production.  She regularly speaks and writes on the topic.  Aideen was a Recommended Lawyer for ‘TMT: Media and Entertainment’ in the 2015, 2016 and 2017 editions of Legal 500. 


LK Shields Media and Entertainment team’s experience includes:


  • Advising international television broadcasters on Irish media regulatory matters, including the regulation of television broadcasting and on-demand services
  • Advising on Irish law matters pertaining to international film co-productions
  • Assisting with legal matters relating to Film and TV development, finance, production and acquisition; music clearance; and chain of title matters relating to Film and TV
  • Assisting with section 481 film relief matters
  • Advising TV stations on a broad spectrum of media law and technology law issues including data privacy aspects of product and service roll-outs
  • Advising on multi-territory film distribution and sales agency arrangements
  • Advising bands on music publishing, recording, sponsorship and merchandise deals