Close-up: Alan Braverman

Aug 27, 2001  •  Post A Comment

The Walt Disney Co. has named Alan Braverman deputy general counsel. He will continue as executive vice president and general counsel of Disney-owned ABC. As deputy general counsel he’s responsible for Disney’s intellectual property, music and real estate interests. As general counsel of ABC he will continue to oversee the legal affairs of the ABC Broadcast Group, ESPN, ABC Cable Networks and Walt Disney Internet Group. Before he joined ABC in 1993, Mr. Braverman was a partner in the Washington law firm of Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering, and before that he was a law clerk with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.