Sports Law

LKC attorneys have extensive experience handling transactional and litigation matters faced by the many individuals and organizations involved in amateur, collegiate and professional sports, including coaches, athletes, agents and corporate sponsors.

Our experience includes:

  • NCAA eligibility, compliance, investigations, and infraction proceedings
  • Employment, benefits and pension agreements, as well as separation and transition arrangements
  • Drafting and negotiating complex commercial transactions
  • Intellectual property rights protection
  • Licensing, merchandising and commercialization agreements
  • Performance and endorsement contracts
  • Brand analysis, management, strategy, and protection
  • Dispute resolution (arbitration, mediation and litigation)
  • Privacy, publicity, defamation, and social media
  • Crisis communication
  • Family matters
  • Tax, estate planning, and wealth management
  • Business planning advice

If you or someone you know needs assistance in any of these areas, please contact an LKC attorney at 832.764.7200.