Damien Granderson is an entertainment attorney, entrepreneur, and award-winning author. He is at the forefront of the music industry, providing legal guidance and protection to musicians, producers, and content creators. He is a former senior executive at Def Jam Recordings and Universal Music Group (UMG), where he served as Senior Vice President of Business Affairs for UMG’s International Records.
He has worked in the entertainment industry for over 25 years. Damien Granderson represented acclaimed reggaeton artist J Balvin in his deal with Capitol Music Group/UMG. In addition to his management and recording deals with Zumbón Entertainment, Mala Misa Music, and Nueva Generación. With Balvin, Granderson set up the most lucrative Latin American artist deal in history. He also represents Puerto Rican star Farruko and his production company Unik Pro.
Also, Mexican superstar Omarion; and reggaeton artists Bryant Myers, Noriega, Yomo & Maulkie, Reykon, Bryant Myers, and more represented by Damien Granderson. Beverly Hills, California-based Granderson founded The Artist Vault, an entertainment law firm that provides a broad range of legal services to artists. The firm’s client list includes Grammy Award-winning artists J Balvin and Farruko.
Also, Omarion and top independent acts such as Jocelyn Alice, Steve Grand, and Tao Orion. Successful entertainment lawyer Damien Granderson has advised and assisted notable entertainment figures such as Shakira, Cirque Du Soleil, Enrique Iglesias, and EMI/Universal Records.
He also founded his entertainment law firm, Damien Granderson & Associates. The sports media lawyer has been recognized as one of the world’s top attorneys and is a National Bar and the New York Bar member. He was named one of Hollywood’s Most Powerful Attorneys by The Hollywood Reporter and featured on ABC News as a legal expert on intellectual property rights.