Steve Vaskov is Senior Vice President, Corporate Counsel for the Motion Picture Association. Steve’s responsibilities include corporate governance and compliance matters globally, overseeing the association’s contracts team, counseling the human resources department on employment matters, and managing the MPA’s trademark portfolio.
Prior to joining the MPA in 2020, Steve was in-house counsel for a sales and marketing consulting firm overseeing litigation, compliance, and intellectual property matters. Before that, Steve had a diverse litigation practice at Hogan & Hartson (now Hogan Lovells) handling trial and appellate matters as well as domestic and international arbitrations in a variety of areas of law, including antitrust, complex commercial contracts, and employment.
Steve received his J.D. magna cum laude from American University’s Washington College of Law and his B.A. in East Asian Studies from the University of Pennsylvania. He enjoys traveling and playing ice hockey.