SVP Legal Affairs

Universal Music Group

Alasdair McMullan is senior vice president of business and legal affairs at Universal Music Group. In this role, he oversees a team of attorneys who are responsible for the maintenance and supervision of litigation globally on behalf of the company. McMullan is known for finding legal solutions that advance the creation of music, and he was recognized as one of Billboard’s Top Music Lawyers in 2017 and 2018.

McMullan joined Universal Music Group after its acquisition of EMI Music, where he was executive vice president of legal and business affairs for EMI Music North America. Prior to EMI, McMullan was an attorney at the law firm of Cowan Liebowitz & Latman in New York, where he specialized in copyright and entertainment litigation.

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