Representation of Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment in its recent multi-year Agreement with AEG Facilities to provide operational support at Barclays Center, the New Jersey (currently Brooklyn) Nets’ arena under construction in Brooklyn, New York.
Representation of Brooklyn Arena LLC and the New Jersey (currently Brooklyn) Nets in connection with the development of the new sports and entertainment facility to be known as the Barclays Center, including sponsorship agreements, suite licensing agreements, the food and beverage/concession agreement, and miscellaneous arena-related matters.
Representation of Bobcats Basketball LLC and its related entities in the development and leasing of the Time Warner Cable Arena, located in Charlotte, North Carolina, which is the home of the Charlotte Bobcats.
Representation of a private soccer foundation that runs an athletic complex on state and county park land in Montgomery County, Maryland, in the negotiation of the long-term ground lease and cost sharing arrangements with local government agencies as well as in connection with the financing and construction of the complex and the resolution of various legislative issues.
Representation of the developer of PPL Park, home of the MLS franchise Philadelphia Union, in connection with the contracts for project management services, design, and construction of PPL Park.
Sports practice partners Rich Brand and Steve Cohen served as counsel for the Barclays Center in a deal to move the New York Islanders to the newly opened arena on the corner of Flatbush & Atlantic Avenues.
Representation of Brooklyn Arena LLC in a deal to move the New York Islanders to the Barclays Center.