Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, established 230 years ago, is a top-tier transatlantic law firm that provides best-in-class legal counsel to the world’s leading financial institutions, corporations and funds. With offices in New York, London, Charlotte, Washington and Dublin, Cadwalader’s over 400 transactional and litigation attorneys are focused on providing value-driven guidance that addresses the full range of clients’ commercial and regulatory risks and business opportunities while anticipating their future needs. The firm has established premier practices to advise organizations and individuals across the business landscape, including in antitrust, banking, corporate finance, corporate governance, executive compensation, financial restructuring, intellectual property, commercial and other litigation, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, private wealth, real estate, financial regulation, securitization, sports law, structured finance, tax and white collar defense. Cadwalader’s exceptional talent continues to uphold the firm’s long legacy of legal excellence, client-centric innovation, strong cultural values and pro bono service.
As the global sports industry continues to expand, new legal challenges are emerging and transforming the playing field. The multibillion dollar financings and multijurisdictional regulatory regimes demand players have the same preparation and passion that teams exhibit in stadiums and arenas around the world. Cadwalader’s Sports Law Practice offers the multidisciplinary experience and insight necessary to help clients build their game plans and reach their goals. We represent governing organizations – including the NHL, NBA, ATP and NCAA – as well as individual franchises and athletes across a full spectrum of issues, including commercial and corporate litigation, enforcement and compliance investigations, antitrust matters, intellectual property disputes, employment and compensation arrangements, and municipal finance and securitization transactions.