Cailey Cavanaugh


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Cailey Cavanaugh is a counsel in O’Melveny’s Mergers & Acquisitions practice group. Her practice is focused within the entertainment industry, including corporate transactions related to film and television distribution, licensing, production, and financing.

Additionally, Cailey advises on start-up company formation and early stage finance, as well as governance and compliance in relation to new media and digital platforms. Cailey is a former judicial extern to Justice Laurence Rubin of the California Court of Appeal.

Honors & Awards

  • Recognized by Best Lawyers as a Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America for Entertainment and Sports Law (2021-2023)


Bar Admissions

  • California


  • University of California at Los Angeles, J.D.: Dean’s Honors List
  • University of California at Los Angeles, B.A., Communication Studies and Political Science: College Honors