At Urias Law Offices, Attorney Andy Urias provides business litigation services to clients in Scottsdale and the greater Phoenix metropolitan area. As a long-time resident of Arizona, Mr. Urias is passionate about protecting the rights of business owners and entrepreneurs. He has represented the interests of emerging companies, small businesses and large corporations.
Prior to practicing law, Mr. Urias worked in the music industry at companies such as Creative Artists Agency, William Morris Endeavor, AEG Live and ArtistDirect. While he has a great enthusiasm for music, he also understands the intricacies of music industry contracts and business deals. He can be an advocate for artists and entertainment entities with existing agreements or with respect to the negotiation of new contractual agreements, including: performance/personal appearance agreements, recording agreements, music publishing agreements, licensing agreements, producer agreements, merchandising agreements, work made for hire agreements, management agreements, agency representation agreements, endorsement agreements, new media licensing agreements, employment agreements for band members and crew, general release agreements, and copyright and trademark use.
Also through his prior experience in the financial industry, Mr. Urias is well-versed in working with banks and their various departments and representatives and can represent borrowers and developers in connection with their borrowing, financing, and lending needs as well as working with trust administrators if trust assets are the subject of litigation.
Mr. Urias works diligently to provide representation that is committed, attentive and proactive. While he advises clients on how they can avoid or minimize the risk of litigation, he also is a dedicated and skilled advocate who helps his clients obtain settlements and resolve disputes through the litigation process. Mr. Urias takes great care to be responsive to calls and emails, and makes himself available to discuss your case when you have concerns. He is a member of the State Bar of Arizona and is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court of Arizona.