Chief Operating Officer
Rebecca Rising oversees the day-to-day operations of the company as well as the production, distribution and finance transactions for the company’s slate of film and television projects.
Formerly, Rising was Vice President, Business and Legal Affairs at cineFinance Insurance Services where she was responsible for the film completion bond company’s various transactions. Prior to joining cineFinance, Rising was in-house counsel for Roll International Corporation where she handled a variety of business and legal affairs for the company.
In 2000, Rising joined the law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, where she specialized in film finance, representing major banking institutions and investors in financing foreign and domestic production and distribution of film content.
Ms. Rising was selected as a top young attorney in Los Angeles Magazine’s Super Lawyers – Rising Stars Edition 2008 and 2009.
Rising earned her law degree from the UCLA School of Law, and received her Bachelor’s degree at the University of California, Davis.