The Law Office of Jeffrey B. Gandel, Esq.


Jeff Gandel is an entertainment attorney with over 15 years of experience in legal matters ranging from contracts to complex royalty issues.

After graduating from Cardozo Law School, Jeff began his career as in-house counsel for Tuff City Records, a label specializing in Hip Hop and catalog reissuing and within six months he was head of the legal department. In that capacity he handled all of the legal matters ranging from sample clearance agreements to overseeing major copyright litigation.

At the same time, Jeff opened his own practice. That practice specializes in intellectual property law including music, digital media, technology, videogames and movies. Clients include producers David Bendeth and Jason Nevins, artists Warren Haynes, Gov’t Mule, Jared Scharff, Ida Maria, Scott Schreer and Serge Devant, music technology company Tunesat LLC, music library Freeplay Music, LLC, artist management Pilot Creative Services, Inc., festival producer EZ Festivals, LLC, recording studio Stadium Red, music distributor The Orchard and many others.

In addition to his practice, Jeff Gandel is the founder and president of Royalty Recovery, Inc. Royalty Recovery, Inc. works with artists, writers, producers and other parties in the music industry to help them recover their unpaid royalties and address other similar issues. Royalty Recovery, Inc. has successfully helped its clients collect on thousand of royalty streams and has helped recover several million dollars in unpaid royalties.  Royalty Recovery, Inc also administers publishing and other royalty streams for many clients. 

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