Sports Law

Always ready for the big game through dedicated practice and preparation, the Dunlap, Bennett & Ludwig Sports Law practice represents individuals, teams, leagues, sponsors, governing bodies, management, athletic directors, coaches, owners, Olympians, and amateur athletes alike. Our team of Sports Law attorneys has an exceptional depth of knowledge in the sports industry and an overall love for the game. Our competitive practice offers a wide range of comprehensive services throughout the country and abroad.

Our Sports Law Team

Our Sports Law practice is led by Attorney Dusty Gwinn, a Certified Contract Advisor with the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) and a Certified Agent with the Women’s National Basketball Players Association (WNBPA). He was part of several successful full-service athlete representation agencies, including Lucid Athlete Management and New Legacy Sports, before launching his own firm, Wild Dog Management, in 2008. Backed by specialized training at the Leigh Steinberg Agent Academy and a lifetime love of sports, Dusty has represented multiple athletes in varying phases of their careers with his expansive knowledge and competitive drive. He leads our specialized team of attorneys, all of whom understand the unique demands of sports-based clients and share his passions. They can draw upon the full spectrum of their legal expertise to meet their clients’ needs

Our Sports Law Clients

The DBL Sports Law Practice team has completed deals and projects with notable franchise entities, including the Buffalo Bills, Charlotte Bobcats (Hornets), Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Edmonton Eskimos, Indianapolis Colts, Miami Dolphins, San Diego (Los Angeles) Chargers, Seattle Seahawks, Toronto Argonauts, and West Virginia University.