Over 40 Years of Experience

We handle all of our clients needs relative to image, likeness and any other visual or aural representations.

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Jay B. Ross and Associates, P.C. has represented and/or advised some of the most prominent people in the entertainment industry. A pioneer in the field of entertainment law, Ross has represented scores of music legends and/or their heirs and advisers, including James Brown, Ray Charles' family, Muddy Waters, Woody Guthrie estate, Jerry “The Iceman” Butler, Koko Taylor, Gene Chandler, Shirley Jones, Anna Maria Alberghetti, Bonnie Pointer, Debbie Sledge, Albertina Walker and Willie Dixon. The late James Brown was a client for 15 years, during which time Ross enjoyed Mr. Brown’s implicit trust in his legal skills.

In addition to entertainment law work, we work on obtaining digital recording royalties. Ross shares his vast experience by teaching at local colleges and law

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City of Chicago honors Jay B. Ross


WHEREAS, Jay B. Ross has been a resident of the City of Chicago for over forty-six years, and has contributed to the City and its residents in countless ways by providing legal representation to many as an attomey in the field of entertainment and arts, intellectual property, rights of publicity, copyright and piracy law; and

WHEREAS, Alderman Walter Burnett Jr. has informed the Chicago City Council that he will be honoring Jay B. Ross by placing a sign at the comer of Grand Avenue and Green Street thereby dedicating a section of Grand Avenue as "Honorary Jay B. Ross Way" on December 13, 2014; and   (read more)

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Jay B. Ross & Associates, P.C.

842 West Grand Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60642-6565

Phone: 312-633-9000
Fax: 312-633-9090