CMP107 - You Get What You Believe; featuring Carla Parris - Entertainment and Sports Lawyer

2018-01-14

Tags: female trinidad law entertainment lawyer entrepreneur

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Our special guest and emerging mentors is an Entertainment and Sports Lawyer who runs a boutique Entertainment and Sports Law practice in Trinidad and Tobago. Her firm focuses solely on providing Intellectual Property, Copyright, Trademark and Business law advice to clients in the entertainment, sports and corporate sectors in Trinidad and Tobago and across the Caribbean.

Ladies and gentlemen…Ms. Carla Parris

Show Notes

Carla's Career

  • Grew up in Maraval and West Moorings (Trinidad)
  • Comes from a legal family so law was somewhat mandatory
  • Moved to England to discover herself and to work in the media field
  • Did a Masters in Entetainment Law, then came back to Trinidad and Tobago
  • Opened her own legal practice
  • Advice - 
    • Diversify your income streams
    • You don't have to be traditional
    • Be connected to your industry to determine your next step

Super Over

  • Moving on sometimes means you win
  • Success - Freedom
  • Accomplishment - Connect Caribbean talent to the wider world
  • Defining Trait - Persistence 
  • Book - What Should I do With my Life
  • Emotional Intelligence 

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