CLE Program

Sports Management: Lawyer as Professional Agent

Date:

Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Runtime: 2:00h

Program Code:

YLDA18

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MBA Law Student : $0.00
MBA New Admittee : $0.00
MBA Member : $0.00
Non-member : $80.00
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David-Ross Williamson has been working as a professional agent since 1996 when Major League Soccer (MLS) began in the United States. Join us for an informative program on the particulars of being a sports agent. Topics will include:

  • How one gets into the sports management business
  • The advantages lawyers have in distinguishing themselves from other agents
  • Ethical pitfalls of the business
  • Information on other opportunities lawyers & JD's may have to work in the sports industry
  • Importance of developing a niche
  • Contract negotiations
  • Draft preparation
  • Post-career counseling
  • Financial/Legal/Tax planning

This interactive discussion is an essential step in entering the practice of law and the field of sports management.

*Suffolk PDR -- This MBA program is certified as an official Suffolk University Law School Professional Development CLE.

Faculty:

David-Ross Williamson, Esq., Panelist
Williamson & Melendez, Boston

Sponsoring Sections:

Young Lawyers Division
Law Student Section

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