2010 Sports & Entertainment Law Symposium
Date of Symposium: April 12, 2010

Keynote Speaker

Lou Lamoriello, CEO, President, and General Manager of the New Jersey Devils

PAnel 1 - Financial & Estate Planning for Athelets & Entertainers in Turbulent Times


Brian Mackler, NFL Contract Advisor & CPA, Sportstars, Inc.


Andrew Bondarowicz, Esq., NFL Contract Advisor, Aregatta Group


Timothy J. McIlwain, Esq., Partner, McKenna McIlwain, LLP


Courtney Hall, Managing Director, Hillcreat Venture Partners, and former NFL Player


Jim Spanarkel, Financial Advisor and former Duke Basketball Player

Panel 2 - franchise bankruptcy & relocation rights


Professor Marc Edelman, Professor Barry University School of Law and Sports Attorney

 James A. Keyte, Sports Law Symposium Speaker

James A. Keyte, Esq., Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP & Affiliates


Andrew Sroka, Esq., Senior Associate, Brown Rudnick LLP


Hon. Rosemary Gambardella, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey

Panel 3 - EQual opportunity in coaching: rooney rule & similar minority initiatives

Professor Robert Boland, New York University Preston Robert Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism, and Sports Management



Robert Talley, Head Football Coach, Stonehill College


Dr. M. Diane Murphy, Director of Intercollegiate Athetics, Columbia University