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Media Outlets Report Bartie Joins O’Melveny’s Entertainment, Sports and Media PracticeJanuary 30, 2017
Several news outlets, including The American Lawyer, Sports Business Daily and Big Law Business, reported that Jared Bartie joined O’Melveny as a partner in the firm’s Entertainment, Sports and Media Practice.
In a January 30, 2017, interview with Big Law Business, Bartie said he made the move to O’Melveny for its international practice, particularly its presence in China, and for the opportunity to build the practice along with partner Chuck Baker, who recently joined the firm as chair of the Sports Industry Group.
Based in New York, Bartie’s sports and media experience includes working as acting chief counsel, productions at Black Entertainment Television; chief legal officer and general counsel of the United States Tennis Association; a senior member of the NBA’s team marketing and business operations group; and general counsel and chief administrative officer of the NBA Charlotte Bobcats.