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Posted by: Chelsea Bennett on Feb 26, 2019

For this member spotlight, the Entertainment & Sports Law Executive Council would like to introduce Steve Gaches. Steve is a Music Business Affairs executive at WME, a leading global entertainment agency. Named one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies, WME represents artists and content creators across books, digital media, film, food, music, television and theater, and is part of the Endeavor Network. In this role, he handles various legal matters related the music and touring, opportunities for clients across the WME roster. 

Based in Nashville, Gaches advises on WME’s music business spanning across three continents, setting standards in emerging markets and helping to ensure compliance, efficiency and consistency.

Prior to joining WME, Gaches worked at King and Ballow as an associate in its Entertainment Litigation group. He also spent time at the Federal Communications Commission, United States Copyright Office and BET Networks.

In addition to his work at WME, Gaches is also very involved in the community. He is active in the Endeavor Foundation, regularly volunteering his time and resources to various local charitable organizations and the global humanitarian organization, UNICEF. Gaches also volunteers his time to The Arc of Davidson County, the Tennessee Bar Association, IEBA, and is a member of GRAMMY Next. Additionally, he participates in the annual Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride, a global motorcycle charity ride to raise awareness for men’s health issues. He is an alumnus of the University of Maryland and received his law degree at the University of Baltimore. A native of Annapolis, Maryland, Gaches currently resides in Nashville with his wife and daughter.