Deborah Murad, Esq.

DGCM Staff

Executive Director of DG Copyright Management (

Former Director of Business Affairs at the Dramatists Guild of America. 

 B.A. in Economics and Political Science magna cum laude from Barnard College, Columbia University.
Cardozo School of Law, cum laude.
Licensed to practice law in NY and NJ.



Devised Theater Committee /Manual & 4 Model Agreements
Opera Committee / Billing Language
Best Practices / Festivals Committee
Translator Agreements
Live Stream Agreements

Articles found in The Dramatist Magazine:
A Word to the Devised: Devising A Legal Strategy for Authors of Devised Theatre, Dramatist Magazine
Legal Basics for Devised Theatre
Terms of Success: A Look at the Basic Terms of a Production Agreement
Copyright Reversion – A Smart Way Out of A Bad Deal
Lessons in Estate Planning: Jim Morrison