State Bar of Georgia
State Bar of Georgia

Global Football CLE


May 09, 2018 - May 09, 2018

3:00pm - 7:00pm

Mercedes-Benz Stadium
1414 Andrew Young International Blvd.
Atlanta, GA 30313

International soccer is the world's biggest sport, one of its most ubiquitous industries and transcends national, cultural and commercial barriers. This CLE will discuss many important legal issues that impact this massive, and yet still-growing, business. The topics will include:

  • ADR & Jurisdictional Issues
  • Buying and Selling Football Clubs
  • Contract Negotiation, Public and Private Partnerships in Stadium Development

We have invited a distinguished group of panelists, all experts in the global football and sports industries:

  • Melissa Altman, Counsel, AMB Group
  • Dan Corso, President, Atlanta Sports Council
  • Darren Eales, President, Atlanta United FC
  • Mike Egan, SVP & General Counsel, AMB Group
  • Greg Heller, Chief Legal Officer, Atlanta Braves
  • Bernie Mullin, Chairman & Founder, Aspire Sports Marketing Group
  • Bill Ordower, EVP & General Counsel, Major League Soccer
  • Lydia Wahlke, General Counsel, United States Soccer Federation
  • T. Scott Wilkinson, EVP & Chief Legal Officer, Atlanta Hawks

Please join us for this unique CLE* at 3 p.m., Wednesday, May 9, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. (*The program has applied for 3 hours of Georgia CLE credit.)

Cost is $150 per member and $175 for non-members.


Mary Jo Sullivan  

Derrick Stanley  





International Law and Entertainment & Sports Law

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