Paul Quin was a presenter at St. Petersburg College, as part of its Speaker Series, an open event for professional development with industry speakers. Mr. Quin discussed key aspects to the business side of being a musician including contracts, licensing, and royalties.

Mr. Quin has spent many years as a professional drummer and remains active in the music industry. He represents a variety of entertainers, mostly within the music business, specializing in representing drummers and other sidemen in all aspects of their professional careers including band agreements, endorsements, contract drafting, negotiation and review, business plans, business formations, management, and publishing.

Saxon|Gilmore also has a strategic professional relationship allowing for the ability to liaise with one of the country’s leading intellectual property firms and through that relationship, Saxon/Gilmore can provide advice on copyright and intellectual property law. In addition, we can help by taking steps to properly develop projects and negotiate and legally secure interests in:

• Personal appearances
• Recording and touring projects
• Illegal use of celebrity image

Our firm has a thorough, comprehensive understanding of the laws and regulations in the State of Florida and many other states. We ensure all legal issues are in order, which saves our clients time and money by avoiding costly delays that can adversely affect a project.

Mr. Quin can be reached at 813.314.4523 or via email at pquin@saxongilmore.com.