Jaclyn Felber


Jaclyn Felber concentrates her practice in the area of music transactions, including the acquisition and sale of composition and recording catalogs, with an emphasis on conducting in-depth due diligence and copyright analysis.

Jaclyn received her J.D. from Fordham University School of Law, where she focused her studies on intellectual property. She was a member of the Fordham Law Review and graduated as a Paul Fuller Scholar.

During her time at Fordham, Jaclyn worked at the law school’s Samuelson-Glushko Intellectual Property and Information Law Clinic assisting clients with various intellectual property matters and also interned in the legal department at the publishing company Springer Nature researching issues relating to copyright law and drafting legal memoranda.

Prior to attending law school, Jaclyn had a career in journalism as managing editor for Lebhar-Friedman, a publishing company specializing in trade magazines, where she worked for over a decade. She received her B.S. and M.S. degrees from Northwestern University.


  • "Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch" (2024)
  • Admitted to practice in New York
  • New York State Bar Association
    • Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Section
  • Copyright Society of the USA
  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D. (2018)
  • Northwestern University, M.S. (2006)
  • Northwestern University, B.S. (2005)

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