American Lawyer: O’Melveny Advises on Marlins Deal

August 15, 2017

The August 15, 2017, edition of The American Lawyer reported that O’Melveny is among a “handful of AmLaw 100 firms” advising on the proposed US$1.2 billion sale of the Miami Marlins to an ownership group led by former New York Yankee Derek Jeter, citing O’Melveny partner and Sports Industry Group co-chair Irwin Raij for his work on an initial bid.

Raij has extensive experience advising clients on a wide range of sports business issues on both the professional and collegiate levels. He has represented owners and acquirers of professional sports teams, leagues, universities, and state governments.