Sports & Entertainment

Anchored by Murphy Pearson’s Los Angeles office, we’ve represented companies and individuals throughout the entertainment and sports industries, from authors and graphic artists to athletes and entertainers, as well as their heirs and others with continuing interests in the legacies they create. Whether protecting your intellectual property rights or negotiating contracts, we offer sage advice, personal attention, and powerful advocacy.

Our sports industry practice has included advising and assisting professional athletes, college coaches and others with risk management, including litigation involving real estate, employment, and theft and misappropriation of funds by fiduciaries. We have provided counseling on crisis-management and handling of civil and criminal allegations with the federal authorities, including the Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission.

Our Sports & Entertainment Attorneys

News + Events

Firm Adds Associates to Begin New Year

Murphy, Pearson, Bradley & Feeney begins 2023 with expansion in both their San Francisco and Los Angeles offices. This month, associates Mariah S. Cooks (Golden Gate University School of Law) and Marlin Gramajo Gillespie (University of California, Los Angeles School of Law) joined the firm. An associate practicing out...


MPBF Developing Next Generation of Trial Attorneys

Murphy, Pearson, Bradley & Feeney is hosting its Annual Mock Trial, scheduled for Saturday, February 4th, 2023, at USF School of Law. A firm with dozens of attorneys who possess decades of trial experience, MPBF is dedicated to training the next generation of trial lawyers through the mock trial...


MPBF Welcomes Three New Associates

MPBF today announced the additions of attorneys Tony S. Mekari, Stephanie Roque-Hurtado and Aman K. Joea to the San Francisco and Sacramento offices. An associate in the San Francisco office, Tony counsels individuals and businesses in all aspects of general civil litigation, business disputes and white collar criminal defense....