J.D., University of Toledo Law School
M.A., Villanova University
B.S., Villanova University
Nicholas La Terza is a lawyer in Los Angeles with The Point Media, a law firm specializing in entertainment and related media transactions and representing entertainment companies and creative talent in all areas of the television, motion picture, publishing and new media industries.
He has comprehensive experience in structuring transactions and negotiating agreements respecting the development, financing and production of motion picture entertainment and the licensing, distribution and exploitation of all rights in all media. Prior to this position, Professor La Terza headed the legal and business affairs departments for New World Pictures and Largo Entertainment.
Professor La Terza earned a B.S. and an M.A. magna cum laude from Villanova University and a J.D. cum laude from the University of Toledo Law School. He also served as Executive Vice President of Landscape Entertainment, supervising movies-of-the-week and television series in development at various networks. Professor La Terza currently teaches Entertainment Law at UC Irvine School of Law and Motion Picture Financing at UCLA Law School. At Miami Law, he teaches a course on Entertainment Law: Motion Pictures and Television.