CONTACT TIM
Direct Phone: (504) 865-3984
Email Address: trkappel@loyno.edu
Office: 204K Communications/Music Complex
EDUCATION
J.D., Loyola University New Orleans
B.S., Middle Tennessee State
COURSES TAUGHT
Arts & Entertainment Legal Issues I
Music Publishing
Arts & Entertainment Finance
Music Industry Senior Seminar

TIM KAPPEL

Extraordinary Professor, Entertainment Law

Tim Kappel represents a diverse set of music industry clients, including artists, songwriters, musicians, producers, managers, publishers, and independent record labels. As counsel to the law firm Farmer Purcell White & Lassiter, PLLC, he focuses primarily in the areas of entertainment and intellectual property law.

In addition to his entertainment practice, Tim represents technology start-ups and other small businesses in connection with their intellectual property and branding needs, and is frequently consulted on the legal issues involved with crowdfunding in the creative industries. Currently, he divides his time between Farmer Purcell's Nashville office and New Orleans, where he is Extraordinary Professor of Entertainment Law at Loyola University New Orleans.

Tim’s Latest

Vocal Instructor Eboneé Davis and OperaCreole Featured on NPR’s Weekend Edition

As principal soprano and board member of the New Orleans opera company OperaCreole, FAMIS vocal instructor Eboneé Davis was recently mentioned in a profile on NPR’s Weekend Edition: “OperaCréole, an opera company founded in New Orleans, is resurrecting music written […]

Flor Serna’s Electric Girls Camp Returns to Loyola

Scott Billington-Produced Record Wins BMA Blues Record of the Year

Bobby Rush’s Grammy®-winning 2017 album Porcupine Meat, produced by Loyola’s own Scott Billington, chalked up another win for Album of the Year at the 38th annual Blues Music Awards.  Held on May 11th by The Blues Foundation at the Cook Convention Center […]

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