The Law Firm for the Arts
THE LAW FIRM FOR THE ARTS
Life Law Office was founded in 2007 to provide artists with the quality legal services essential for success in business.
Life Law Office has organized many successful entertainment businesses, such as record labels, dance companies and actors’ studios.
Travis Life is a fifth-generation lawyer who attended college on a theatre scholarship and found his calling behind the scenes.
His passion for the Arts goes beyond personal enjoyment. Mr. Life is well-respected by his colleagues for his entertainment-law savvy, having risen to several board-level positions on the American Bar Association and holding the title of Chairperson with the Chicago Bar Association.
Mr. Life's commendations include:
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EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION
Prior to creating his own law firm in 2007, Mr. Life worked with artists through the Lawyers for the Creative Arts in Chicago and California Lawyers for the Art in Los Angeles. He is an active member in the Chicago, Illinois State and American Bar Associations.
An avid fan of the Arts, Mr. Life was asked to join the board of Chicago's Remy Bumppo Theatre and the auxiliary board of Chicago's famed Steppenwolf Theatre in 2009. A member of the Old Town School of Folk music, he spends much of his free time either practicing piano or attending local music and theatre performances -- many of them for his own clients.
Mr. Life graduated from the University of Iowa with a Communication Studies degree and minors in Political Science and Theatre Arts. He received his Juris Doctorate from Chicago-Kent College of Law with a certificate in Intellectual Property.
Travis Life is licensed to practice in Illinois and California.