Ms. Keaton practices entertainment and intellectual property law, concentrating on music licensing and arts advocacy. Ms. Keaton is a member of the adjunct faculty at Tulane Law School. She is a Co-Founder/Supervising Attorney for the Entertainment Law Legal Assistance Project (ELLA), providing free legal services to artists and musicians, supported by Tulane Law School, the Arts Council of New Orleans, and the Tipitina’s Foundation. Ms. Keaton runs another pro bono legal clinic through Sweet Home New Orleans in partnership with the Ford Foundation. Among other boards, she has served on the Board of Governors for the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, better known as the Grammys. She was recently elected as an officer and will be serving her second term as Secretary of the Memphis Chapter Grammy Board. Ms. Keaton is the head instructor and choreographer in tap and ballet for the New Orleans Children’s Ballet. She was awarded OffBeat Magazine’s 2011, 2010 & 2009 Best Music Attorney; Gambit Weekly’s 2009 40 Under 40; 2008 Governor’s Art Award/Ella Project; and New Orleans CityBusiness 2007 Leadership in Law.
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