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About Chris Silvestri

Chris Silvestri serves as General Counsel, EVP Business & Legal Affairs at ITV America, overseeing all aspects of Business & Legal Affairs across the ITV America brands, in addition to his General Counsel duties.

Prior to his current role, Chris joined Leftfield Entertainment in 2013 as General Counsel, EVP Legal & Business Affairs and before that was Fox News Network’s Senior VP, Legal & Business Affairs, having spent 16 years with the company. He was responsible for the day-to-day legal and business affairs for the Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network, Fox News Radio, Fox News Edge affiliate news service and their associated digital properties. He also handled content clearance issues, intellectual property matters and prepublication review. During his tenure, Chris helped to develop and drive strategies for intellectual property rights and corporate policy and advised senior management.

Silvestri is a graduate of Arizona State University and Western Michigan University Cooley Law School and is a member of the New York, New Jersey, Florida and Washington, D.C. Bars.