Featured CLE: Learn the particulars of being a sports agent on Nov. 8

Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017

MassBarEducatesDavid-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 on Wednesday, Nov. 8, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., at the MBA in Boston. 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 and JDs 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.

Click here to register.