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Adam Sullins

Partner, Latham and Watkins

With years of sports industry experience and contacts, Mr. Sullins represents clients in professional and collegiate sports, including television networks and media companies, technology companies, teams, team owners and investors, leagues, federations and other governing bodies, corporate sponsors, content owners, licensees, and athletes. He advises on a full spectrum of matters, including the acquisition/sale of professional sports franchises, broadcast and new media transactions, corporate sponsorship and endorsement deals, licensing, and strategic ventures.

Mr. Sullins was formerly the vice president and general counsel for The Upper Deck Company, a leading sports and entertainment trading card, collectibles, and memorabilia company. He oversaw the company’s business and legal affairs, including licensing, acquisitions, and other ongoing matters. The matters frequently involved professional sports leagues, players’ associations, prominent individual athletes from the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, MLS, PGA, and LPGA, and various sports companies and talent agencies.