Social Shapshot: Moraima Ivory
The attorney, professor and director of the Entertainment, Sports and Media Law program at Georgia State University College of Law speaks to us in her own words.
Moraima “Mo” Ivory is an Attorney, Professor of Practice and Director of the Entertainment, Sports and Media Law Program at Georgia State University College of Law.
Ivory practiced law for many years as an entertainment attorney before focusing her talents in the media industry. She’s worked as an on-air personality on both morning and afternoon drive shows for CBS Radio, Radio One, Howard University Radio Network and Sirius XM Radio where she hosted “The Mo Ivory Show.” In Washington D.C., while on the air at WHUR 96.3FM, Mo was an Adjunct Professor at Howard University School of Law where she taught Entertainment Law for three years.
Ivory is proud to be an enthusiastic entrepreneur having successfully started many businesses and currently principle at Ivory Consulting, LLC where she provides legal, business and political consulting services focusing on cultural engagement strategy, celebrity/influencer engagement, surrogate and media services. Her clients have included numerous local, state and federal campaigns, as well as non-profit corporations.
Raised in New York City, Ivory graduated from Spelman College with a degree in Political Science and earned her law degree from Temple University School of Law. She is a member of Georgia and Pennsylvania Bar Associations, Georgia Association of Black Women Attorney’s (GABWA), Spelman College Alumni Association, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, The Links, Incorporated and Jack and Jill of America. She is a member of numerous community boards. Ivory and her husband Robert, reside in Atlanta and have six children.