Steven C. Beer is an accomplished entertainment lawyer who has served as a partner in the New York City law firm of Franklin Weinrib Rudell and Vassallo since 2012. As part of his professional activities, Steven Beer regularly attends major film festivals and industry gatherings such as Cannes, Sundance, and the American Film Market & Conferences.
The largest motion picture trade fair in the world, the American Film Market (AFM) & Conferences takes pace each fall in Santa Monica, California. At the 2016 AFM event, Vanessa McMahon interviewed Steven Beer for publication in the official AFM newsletter and on the official AFM website. The Beer interview detailed his considerable experience as both a practicing entertainment industry attorney and a published author.
Over the course of the interview. Mr. Beer touched on the roles he has played in the career cultivation of major stars such as Lady GaGa and Taylor Swift. He also offered advice to the next generation of undiscovered talent, telling aspiring entertainers to view themselves as entrepreneurs as well as performers and artists.