About Judge Jules
Jules O'Riordan AKA Judge Jules has over 30 years of experience across the entire spectrum of the music industry. This includes nearly a decade as an A&R for the Universal umbrella of labels 15 years as a presenter on BBC Radio 1 over 150 record releases and remixes in his own capacity as a recording artist plus a 30 year career as one of Britain’s best-known globally-travelled DJs with over 5000 gigs under his belt plus extensive experience as an event promoter and artist manager at the highest level. Suffice to say Jules knows the music industry inside-out and his clients regard him as a trusted advisor for whom no legal or business affairs challenge or problem is too large or small. Since 2012 Jules has also been a specialist music and entertainment lawyer practising at Sound Advice in London’s Tileyard creative hub. His practice takes in the entire breadth of music-focused entertainment industry. Jules’s legal and deal expertise includes management recording publishing distribution and label services music-based apps games and tech projects production deals producers featured artists endorsements merchandising neighbouring rights TV/film scores live performance events and venue agreements plus copyright and rights infringement and many other disputes.