Jeffrey Freedman is General Counsel of Creative Artists Agency (CAA) with senior management responsibilities that include all legal, compliance, litigation and M&A activity, as well as assisting in overseeing the day-to-day operations of CAA. Freedman is also a 24-year member of the UCLA Entertainment Symposium Advisory Committee that plans, oversees and presents the annual UCLA Entertainment Symposium. In 2014, he was selected by the UCLA School of Law to participate in the Distinguished Alumni Lecturer Series.
Freedman is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and also serves as a board member for the Association of Talent Agents (ATA) California Political Action Committee, and is Chairman of the ATA New York Political Action Committee. Freedman is known as a an outstanding attorney, a great manager of outside counsel, an impressive business man and deal maker, and a person that is generally considered one of the “good guys” in the entertainment business.