The law firm for A Creative world


Bray & Krais sets the standard for legal advice in the music industry.

For more than 25 years we have advised leading artists, song writers, producers, DJs, managers, record labels, publishers, executives, promoters, festival organisers, venues, brands, agencies, music tech companies, websites and app developers in support of their professional endeavours.

We pride ourselves on the calibre of service we deliver and in the long-standing client relationships which it engenders.


Ed Sheeran wins second Copyright Case over ‘Thinking Out Loud’ dispute less than 2 weeks after first trial win

Yesterday evening, U.S. District Judge Louis Stanton issued a reversal on his own ruling and dismissed a second case brought by Structured Asset Sales, an entity owned by David Pullman, whic...

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Bray & Krais’ client Ed Sheeran wins U.S. “Thinking Out Loud” copyright dispute.

A jury in a New York District Court today found Ed Sheeran not guilty of infringing ‘Let’s Get It On’ written by Ed Townsend and Marvin Gaye, after hearing testimony from both sides ov...

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Faber Music acquires Manners McDade

We are happy to share the news of the successful sale of Manners McDade‘s music composer agency and publishing company to Faber Music. Acting for the sellers, we are proud to have pl...

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