BMI has promoted Stuart Rosen to Senior Vice President and General Counsel, overseeing global operations of the BMI legal department, directing the organization’s legal affairs and positions, as well as all attorneys working within the company. He was previously Vice President, Legal at the performing rights organization and is based in the New York office.
Rosen will report directly to BMI President & CEO Del Bryant. In making today’s announcement, Bryant said, “Stuart has been a key member of the legal department since joining BMI in 1996. He has played an instrumental role in a wide range of activities, representing BMI in rate court litigation, leading the litigation team in key infringement actions, advising our information services group and human resources areas, and representing the legal department in a variety of company-wide initiatives.”
Rosen joined BMI in 1996 as Associate Attorney, and has steadily risen through the ranks. Since 2004, he has also served the board of directors and the company in his capacity as corporate secretary. Prior to BMI, Rosen was in private practice. He received his undergraduate degree from Brooklyn College in 1981, and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1984.