Law firm adds media and entertainment specialist as partner

Peter Ward

Law firm Geldards has added to its commercial team with the appointment of partner Peter Ward.

Ward joins having previously led the legal teams at companies such as Red Bull and Pernod Ricard and most recently at specialist visual effects and animation studio Jellyfish Pictures. He has a broad commercial practice with specialisms in media and entertainment law.

Head of Geldards Midlands commercial practice Jamie Goldberg said: “Geldards are pleased to welcome Peter to the Commercial team, his specialist skills and experience in the film and creative sector complement the existing talent in our team. Peter’s appointment strengthens our offering to clients and we are delighted to have him on board.”

Ward added: “I am delighted to be joining Geldards. Jamie and the team have built a fantastic commercial practice and I look forward to developing our offering and continuing to help our clients with their most important matters.”