Constangy attorney Chris Deubert will present at the Sports Lawyers Association Annual Conference May 11-13 at the JW Marriott in Los Angeles.
Deubert will be participating in the Academic Research Paper Session on May 10 at 2 p.m., discussing his recent paper published by the Arizona State University Sports & Entertainment Law Journal, “Major League Soccer at Twenty-Five: Legal and Financial Considerations for the Next Quarter Century.” He will also be speaking on the panel, “Current Labor Law Issues in Collegiate and Professional Sports.”
Deubert is an attorney with more than twelve years of experience at law firms, in-house, and in academia, with extensive expertise in sports, litigation, and labor and employment. He previously operated as a solo practitioner, representing mostly clients in the sports industry, including but not limited to professional sports teams and athletes, sports agents, a sports marketing agency, and an NFT-related sports start-up. Deubert assisted clients with litigation, league matters, employment, transactional matters, corporate governance, corporate formation, intellectual property, sports betting, and more. From November 2018 to March 2021, he was General Counsel for D.C. United of Major League Soccer. Deubert frequently publishes articles on the latest legal updates in sports law.