Sports

Over the past 25 years, Dickinson Wright has developed a strong reputation and significant client base in the sports industry across the United States and Canada. Our lawyers understand the business issues that impact the industry, enabling us to identify and achieve the appropriate goals of our clients including individual athletes, teams, owners and coaches. Our attorneys also represent employees and administrators who work with sports teams. We are dedicated to our clients’ success and we work to build successful long-term relationships.

Our attorneys provide the following services:

• Advising and representing professional athletes, major sports figures, international organizations and various leagues in the U.S. and Canada on matters including branding, licensing, endorsement deals, promotions and many others.
• Providing legal advice to player agents, sports management companies, owners, managers and venues.

To learn more about major areas of our Sports practice, please select from among the following:

Coach Representation

Athlete Representation

Team Representation

Contract Negotiation

Dispute Resolution for Athletes, Teams and Coaches

Sports Litigation

Athlete and Team Immigration