Catz ‘N Dogz
Justin Martin
Prins Thomas

Management, Project Management, Legal
& Licensing

Pets Recordings

Sumi Legal

Sumi Management have been instrumental in the development of some truly independent artist careers including; Claude VonStroke, WhoMadeWho, Justin Martin, Prins Thomas, Kevin Saunderson, Jesse Rose, Samim, Chateau Flight, I:Cube, King Britt and Catz ‘n Dogz , to name a few.

As well as exclusive artist management and label consultancy, Sumi is now launching a bespoke legal service for artists, managers, labels and publishers.
Director, Sharen Norden is now certified in Entertainment Law enabling us to offer business and legal management services to independent artists, managers and labels wishing to outsource the legal side of signing artists, licensing music, and negotiating publishing, distribution or brand endorsement deals.

Sumi Management has over 15 years of practical industry experience within major labels, digital retail, marketing and PR, independent label set up, international producer and artist management. Our growing relationships within lifestyle and fashion brands for synch licensing place us perfectly to also manage, license and consult on projects for any brands with a symbiotic relationship with music.

As well as running Dave Taylor’s (Switch/Major Lazer) Dubsided label Sumi currently handles licensing and legal affairs for Claude VonStroke’s Dirtybird and Mothership labels.
Whether you are an Artist, Manager, Label or Publisher, Sumi Legal can offer the following services*:

Negotiate, draft, review and execution of:
Artist Recording Agreements
Producer Agreements
Writer Agreements
Publishing Agreements
Licensing Agreements
Distribution Agreements
NDA Agreements
Any other type of Music/Media/Entertainment Agreement
*Costs can be agreed as either monthly retainer or per contract to suit your needs.

We also offer a Publishing Placement Service for labels wishing to secure an admin deal or artists without lawyers/managers who are wishing to secure a Publishing Deal.

If you have any legal/business or consultancy needs to discuss please drop us a mail with the main URL of the interested party and few lines on what you need help with and we’ll get back to you to discuss –