Sports are an essential part of modern American society. The lawyer has the opportunity to help athletes, coaches, leagues and teams resolve disputes in the world of sport. This book conducts a thorough, thoughtful investigation of what options may exist and what kinds of steps are needed to maximize one's chances of netting a coveted sports law job.
Marc Edelman is an Associate Professor of Law at the Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, City University of New York. He also is a summer adjunct professor at Fordham Law School, a featured blogger for FORBES SPORTSMONEY, and a legal consultant on a wide range of sports law matters.
Geoffrey Christopher Rapp is the Harold A. Anderson Professor of Law and Values at the University of Toledo College of Law and a co-editor of the Sports Law Blog. He has taught sports law since 2004 at Toledo, and also at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law and the Wayne State University School of Law.