Founder, Christian L. Castle Attorneys, Austin
Chris Castle, founder of Christian L. Castle, Attorneys in Austin, Texas. He founded the firm in Los Angeles in 2005 and moved the firm to Austin in 2011. Chris divides his time between representing innovative music tech startups, advising creators in the music industry, and addressing public policy.
He has negotiated a number of industry-wide settlements that helped music users avoid litigation and get licensed. Chris has testified on artist rights issues at the UK Parliament, spoken at Congressional seminars and lectures at law schools and business schools in the US and Canada on music-tech issues and artist rights.
Chris is admitted to the bar in California and Texas. Chris also writes MusicTech.Solutions and edits the MusicTechPolicy blog.