By Alfredo Bustamante, 2L, CSLP Fellow
Jeremy M. Evans is the Managing Attorney at California Sports Lawyer®, representing sports, entertainment, and business professionals in their contract, negotiation, and intellectual property matters. Evans is an award-winning attorney and community leader based in Los Angeles. A complete list of his legal and community affiliations can be found below.
Evans has a Master of Laws (LL.M) in Entertainment, Media, and Sports Law from Pepperdine University School of Law (Exp. 2018), his Juris Doctor from Thomas Jefferson School of Law, and his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with an emphasis in American Politics from the University of California, Los Angeles. His clientele consists of Fortune 500 Companies to Athletes, Musicians, Models, and Record Companies in sponsorship, manufacturing, and recording contracts to arbitration, labor, employment, copyright, trademark, right of publicity, and licensing matters.
He is the past Director of the Center for Sports Law & Policy at Thomas Jefferson School of Law and is the creator of the internationally recognized National Sports Law Negotiation Competition. While in law school, Evans served as the President of the Student Bar Association, Editor-in-Chief of the student newspaper, and competed three times and coached in the Tulane National Baseball Arbitration Competition (NBAC), which won the National Championship in 2012. Evans served as President of the Alumni Association Board of Directors for two-years and was recognized with the "2014 A. Thomas Golden Honorary Alumnus of the Year Award."
Prior to opening California Sports Lawyer®, Evans worked as a Graduate Law Clerk at the Superior Court of California, County of San Diego, advising Judicial Officers in civil and criminal law and motion matters before the court. Prior to law school, he worked in accounting and finance for the number one business-only litigation firm in the world, Quinn Emanuel Uquhart & Sullivan LLP, in Los Angeles. He also worked as a legislative aide and field representative for California State Senator George Runner, 17th District (Retired), and Senator Runner’s wife, Assemblywoman Sharon Runner, 36th District (Retired). Evans has a Certificate from the National Institute of Politics as a Certified Political Consultant-Campaign Manager and has assisted with some local and national political campaigns.
Jeremy M. Evans is a Licensed Attorney with the State Bar of California.
Feel free to contact Jeremy Evans, at California Sports Lawyer®, on his website: CSLlegal.com.