Byron Pascoe

Entertainment Lawyer @ Edwards PC, Creative Law

Byron Pascoe is a music lawyer. He works with musicians, producers, managers and other music industry professionals across Canada, including to help his clients understand and negotiate the agreements they’re asked to sign. He also prepares agreements that his clients want others to sign.

Byron’s blogs and articles appear in Ottawa Beat, Canadian Musician, Bandzoogle, etc. He’s a board member of the Ottawa-based music conference/festival MEGAPHONO, the Ottawa-based independent film collective SAW Video, and Artists’ Legal Services Ottawa. Byron co-founded and co-manages the Independent Music Business series (, which since March 2016 has provided free monthly music business workshops to our capital’s music community.

Byron began his professional career managing a TV and new media production company that produced comedy programming for Canadian and U.S. TV networks. During Law School, he co-founded the Charter Project, a national education initiative about the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. He produced public service announcements about the Charter featuring Canadian celebrities.

His music blogs are available at

You can reach Byron at, on Facebook @edwardspccreativelaw and on Instagram at @edwardspccreative