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Former NBA exec Bartie joins Herrick, Feinstein

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 07 / 27 / 15

Attorney and former NBA executive Jared Bartie has joined Herrick, Feinstein, bolstering the law firm’s sports practice. Bartie, who most recently was with Arent Fox, will bring his mix of team and sports industry clients to Herrick. ...

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