• Apollo is one of very few boutique sports & entertainment law firms in the extended region. We represent a variety of clients such as celebrities, production companies, television producers, entertainment companies, musicians, authors, actors, race teams, sports facilities and athletes.  We serve as attorneys for motion picture projects, as well as in the sports, fashion, publishing, and entertainment industries. Melinda Morris Zanoni splits her time between Charlotte and Los Angeles. 

    Being entrepreneurs and business people ourselves, we bring business sense to legal matters. Our law group provides hands-on, detail oriented, connected, expedient legal advice. We operate with an emphasis on advising and managing the business and legal affairs of clients, including those pertaining to endorsements, sponsorships, recording and publishing deals, talent agreements, transactional ventures, licensing, as well as negotiating and closing industry deals. We are dedicated to providing personalized, relationship-driven service that reflects our commitment to each client’s success.

    To set up a consultation, contact us at info@apollogrouplaw.com.



    • "One-stop-shop” to get deals developed, negotiated and closed
    • Quickly grasp the deal and the client’s objectives
    • Add value in addition to being a lawyer
    • Flexible billing
    • Maintain strong relationships with studios, networks, agents, managers, attorneys, publicists, investors, and other entertainment and sports industry players
    • Cut through the noise to further negotiations
    • Work to obtain the best deal possible for the client
    • We are deal makers, not deal breakers
    • Keep the client “in the loop” at all times
    • Respect deadlines
    • Promptly return texts, calls, and emails
    • Quick turnaround - we finish deals in an expedient manner
    • Solution oriented
    • Sports & Entertainment are complex areas of law - it's our concentration