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Sally Buckman

Lerman Senter PLLC
Washington, DC, USA

Sally serves as the Manager of Lerman Senter.  Her practice focuses on regulatory and business issues facing companies in the media industry.  Sally has represented clients involved in all facets of media, including large publicly-traded broadcast companies, group owners, large and small family-owned media companies, a national radio network, investment companies, lenders and on-air talent.  She has represented numerous clients in the acquisition and sale of media properties ranging in value from $75,000 to over $1 billion and has experience with all aspects of purchase and sale transactions, including providing advice on how to structure transactions in order to ensure regulatory compliance.  She has also drafted and negotiated employment and talent contracts, syndication and programming agreements, retransmission consent agreements, sports rights agreements with numerous major league sports teams, tower leases and other business documents for media companies.  Sally has also handled administrative and appellate litigation for a variety of clients.  In addition, she has served as a speaker at many media association conventions, and conducted FCC compliance seminars for numerous media companies.

Sally has served on the Executive Committee of The Federal Communications Bar Association and as a Trustee of the Federal Communications Bar Association Foundation.

Sally has been recognized as a Washington, D.C. Super Lawyer in the field of Communications Law and as one of the Best Lawyers in America in Communications Law.

Sally is a graduate of Wellesley College and New York University School of Law.


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