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 SHOW ME THE MONEY!!!: "Jerry Maguire" Comes to Michigan Law


Date: 11/04/2013
Time: 11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
Contact: Grossbaum,Alexandra Leigh

Location: Hutchins Hall 100

Description: Sports Law Society Presents: Leigh Steinberg.

Leigh is one of the all-time most successful sports agents and rumored to the the real life inspiration for the movie Jerry Maguire. Leigh is a graduate of UC-Berkeley and Boalt Law School. During his 30-year career, Steinberg has represented over 150 professional athletes in football, baseball, basketball, boxing, and Olympic sports. He has represented the No. 1 pick overall in the NFL draft a record eight times, a milestone unmatched within the sports industry.

Leigh has successfully negotiated over $2 billion in contracts for superstars. In addition to athlete representation, his firm represented multiple teams and colleges. Leigh has been rated the #6 Most Powerful Person in the NFL according to Football Digest and the #16 Most Powerful Person in Sports according to Sporting News. His firm was the pinnacle of athlete representation, while also ensuring that his clients' contracts included clauses that required them to give back to the community.

Don't miss out on this amazing speaker!

Lunch will be served.