• CHARLOTTE, NC – Apollo Sports & Entertainment Law Group today announced that Lance White has been promoted to full associate with the sports and entertainment group. His primary practice focuses on intellLance headshot smiling.jpgectual property, in addition to sports and entertainment law.

    Prior to Apollo, Lance worked with US Sports Management Inc., where he protected, managed and obtained intellectual property rights for NFL and other professional athletes, worked in compliance for NCAA, NFL and NFLPA, and managed endorsement events. Lance also worked for Edison Nation Inc., where he evaluated intellectual property of inventors, prepared IP assignments and licenses, and filed for trademark protection. Lance attended Charlotte School of Law where he earned his JD Cum Laude, graduating in the top 10% of the class and served as a Board member of the Sports and Entertainment Law Society. Prior to law school, Lance graduated Cum Laude from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke with a BA in 2007, where he was on the Dean’s list for all four years. While in college, Lance was captain of the varsity football team.

    “We are excited to grow the team”, said Melinda Morris Zanoni, Managing Member of Apollo. “Lance’s background fits perfectly with our practice and his experience will assist us to serve our ever expanding client list. Plus, and this is important, he’s a great addition to our flag football team.”

    About Apollo Sports & Entertainment Law Group:

    Apollo Sports & Entertainment Law Group is one of very few firms in the extended region with a sports and entertainment law emphasis. The firm represents celebrities, athletes, musicians, authors, actors, comedians, race teams, sports facilities, and television and film companies. Transactions include but are not limited to: endorsement agreements, licensing deals, artist recording agreements, publishing deals, production and distribution agreements, publicity agreements, personal service agreements, talent agreements, and sponsorships.

    For more information call 704-334-7741, email info@apollogrouplaw .com, or visit www.apollogrouplaw.com

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