Fiona Peet (Capital Law)

Fiona Peet

Fiona advises on commercial contracts, with a particular focus on the media industry. She qualified as a solicitor after 3 years’ experience in the Television industry, where she gave legal and strategic business advice.

Fiona’s specific expertise is in general commercial advice for businesses, including: agency and distribution agreements, data protection (GDPR), and software and IT contracts, European commercial agency and distribution agreements, data protection and specialist contracts for Artificial Intelligence services.

Fiona’s media and entertainment work focuses on: production agreements for the UK entertainment industry, development, production and distribution agreements, commissioning agreement, production contracts, and development agreements.

Fiona has drafted and negotiated talent agreements for a unique football show produced by a leading creative media organisation, advised on an advertising campaign for a government sponsored agency promoting Wales within the UK and internationally, and option deals with major US studios for a British film and distribution company’s catalogue of British classics.

Fiona has given numerous talks on TV and film distribution to Universities and conferences, and is a member of the annual Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival Producers’ Forum Committee.

  • Advising a winter sports clothing company, on their European commercial agency and distribution agreements as the popularity of their winter supply clothing brand spreads worldwide.
  • Commercial
  • Data protection
  • Software and IT
  • Intellectual property
  • TV development and production

Career

  • Commercial Solicitor, Capital Law Limited (2018 – present)
  • Trainee Solicitor, Capital Law Llp (2016 – 2018)
  • Legal and Business Affairs, Tidy Productions (2013 – 2016)
  • Paralegal and Translator, Toffoletto De Luca (2012 – 2013)

Education

  • The College of Law: LLB & LPC – (2008 – 2012)
  • UCL: Bachelor of Arts: B.A. Geography – (2003 – 2006)

Memberships

  • The Law Society of England and Wales

Languages

  • Italian
  • Welsh