Kim Rappaport has joined RCA Records as Senior Director, Business & Legal Affairs, making the move from Sony Music's corporate legal team, RCA announced today.

In her new role, Ms. Rappaport will focus solely on label affairs and report to RCA Record's Executive Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs, Dan Zucker.

Ms. Rappaport began her career as an anti-piracy litigator at the law firm of Arnold & Porter, LLP, where she represented record labels in industry-wide digital copyright actions. 

In 2007, she moved in-house to Sony Music where she worked as litigation, employment and most recently transactional counsel under Sony Music’s Executive Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs and General Counsel, Julie Swidler.