Jeremy Williams has been upped from vice president to senior VP and theatrical general counsel at Warner Bros.

The attorney had carried the same title at WB since he joined the studio in 1984, and said the switch simply signals a vote of confidence. He will be responsible for all legal matters pertaining to the production and distribution of Warner Bros. theatrical films.

In a news release, Jim Miller, WB exec VP, business and acquisitions, said: “Jeremy has demonstrated excellent judgment, creativity and commitment, which amply complement his fine legal skills.”

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