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Speaker/Panelist
BRANDII RICE

BRANDII RICE is currently employed as General Counsel and Senior Vice President  of Business and Legal Affairs with Jesse Collins Entertainment. She oversees all aspects  of legal and business affairs for the company’s corporate arm and production and  development activities. Her repertoire of negotiating experience spans many genres of  scripted and unscripted programming, having served as principal production counsel  for over forty productions for cable and OTT platforms such as ViacomCBS, Netflix,  Facebook, and Turner Broadcasting. They include, without limitation, the Superbowl LV  Halftime Show, See Us Unite For Change, Real Husbands of Hollywood Limited Series,  Facebook Live Audio Rooms, Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices, The All-Star Nickmas  Spectacular, Forward: The Future of Music, Cardi Tries_, The New Edition Story, Rhythm  43 BLACK ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS LAWYERS ASSOCIATION + Flow, Death to 2020, American Soul, BET Awards, Black Girls Rock!, Blackspiracy, Hip Hop Awards, Hip Hop Squares, Love  and Happiness: Obama Special, Soul Train Awards and Sunday Best. Brandii was recognized by the National Bar Association  as a 2019 Top Forty Under Forty Best Advocates Awardee. Before joining Jesse Collins, Brandii worked in the business and  legal affairs department at REVOLT TV under the leadership of Inga Dyer and in business affairs for alternative TV at CAA. Her  entertainment career began as a production assistant on Inside Man, executive produced by Spike Lee, and Black Snake Moan,  executive produced by the late John Singleton and Stephanie Allain. Brandii received her J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law  School and B.A from Spelman College. She is a member of the Texas, Tennessee and Georgia Bars and registered in-house  counsel in California.