Select Client List

Michael Jordan, NBA Legend

Patrick Ewing, NBA Legend

Dikembe Mutombo, NBA Legend

Alonzo Mourning, NBA Legend

Jayson Tatum, Boston Celtics Forward

Jim Furyk, PGA Tour

George Kittle, San Francisco 49ers Tight End

DeVonta Smith, Philadelphia Eagles Wide Receiver

Jaylen Waddle, Miami Dolphins Wide Receiver

Kristin Cavallari, TV Personality

David Ortiz, MLB Legend/FOX Sports

Olivia Dunne, Louisiana State University Gymnast/Influencer

Sloane Stephens, WTA Tour

Leylah Fernandez, WTA Tour

Paula Badosa, WTA Tour

Sofia Kenin, WTA Tour

Genie Bouchard, WTA Tour

Tommy Paul, ATP Tour

Brandon Nakashima, ATP Tour

Bob and Mike Bryan, ATP Tour

Steve Young, ESPN – NFL Hall of Fame

Dan Hicks, NBC Sports

Greg Olsen, FOX Sports

Mark Ingram, FOX Sports

Emanuel Sanders, NFL Network

DeMarco Murray, FOX Sports

Jay Cutler, NFL Quarterback/TV Personality

John Thompson, Jr., Georgetown University Coaching Legend

Penny Hardaway, University of Memphis Head Basketball Coach

Pete Hughes, Kansas State University Head Baseball Coach

Gary Henderson, University of Utah Head Baseball Coach

John Yurkow, University of Pennsylvania Head Baseball Coach

Mik Aoki, University of Richmond Head Baseball Coach

Andy Shay, Yale University Head Lacrosse Coach

Matt Madalon, Princeton University Head Lacrosse Coach

Kevin Warne, Georgetown University Head Lacrosse Coach

Joe Amplo, United States Naval Academy Head Lacrosse Coach

John Galloway, Jacksonville University Head Lacrosse Coach

Tim O’Donohue, United States Naval Academy Head Soccer Coach

Roger Reina, University of Pennsylvania Head Wrestling Coach

Andy Jones, Bentley University Head Ice Hockey Coach

Kerri Walsh Jennings, Olympic Gold Medalist – Beach Volleyball

Bonnie Blair, Olympic Gold Medalist – Speed Skating

Dan Jansen, Olympic Gold Medalist – Speed Skating

Kerri Strug, Olympic Gold Medalist – Gymnastics

Body Miller, Olympic Gold Medalist – Skiing

Sanya Richards-Ross, Olympic Gold Medalist – Track and Field

Summer Sanders, Olympic Gold Medalist – Swimming

Trey Hardee, Olympic Silver Medalist – Track and Field

Lolo Jones, Two Time Olympian

Aaron Sanchez, Celebrity Chef

Hugh Acheson, Celebrity Chef

Roy Choi, Celebrity Chef

Michelle Bernstein, Celebrity Chef

Tiffani Faison, Celebrity Chef

Marc Forgione, Celebrity Chef

Ludo Lefebvre, Celebrity Chef


Rand Sacks founded The Sacks Group, PLLC (“TSG”) in November 2007. TSG caters to athletes, agents, broadcasters, coaches, celebrities, as well as sports/entertainment events and properties. Mr. Sacks brings nearly 15 years of experience in sports management and representation to TSG. Mr. Sacks is an expert in sports and entertainment contracts, and on a daily basis, he drafts and negotiates countless types of sports and entertainment contracts. These include professional sports team contracts for coaches and athletes, college coaching contracts, marketing and endorsement agreements, representation agreements, stadium/naming rights, team/event sponsorships, and TV/movie production and talent agreements.

Current clients of TSG include Michael Jordan, Patrick Ewing, Elton Brand, Anthony Davis, David Ortiz, Jim Furyk, Joe Buck, and Steve Young.

Before founding TSG, Mr. Sacks served as the General Counsel for WMG Management, and previously, as Assistant General Counsel for the SFX Sports Group. Former SFX-clients include: Kobe Bryant, Andre Agassi, Andy Roddick, Brian Leetch, and Jerry Rice.

The aggregate value of the sports and entertainment contracts negotiated by Mr. Sacks is in excess of One Billion Dollars.

Mr. Sacks obtained his JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1996, and his BA from Emory University in 1993.

Mr. Sacks is a member of the DC Bar as well as the Sports Lawyers Association. In 2008, Mr. Sacks was elected to the Steering Committee of Arts, Entertainment, and Sports Section of the DC Bar. He is a frequent guest lecturer in colleges and law schools, and he is the author of “The Restricted Earnings Coach under Sherman Act Review,” which was published in the Spring 1997 edition of The Sports Lawyers Journal.


Athlete – Professional Team – Employment Agreements

Coach – Professional Team – Employment Agreements

Executive – Professional Team – Employment Agreements

Broadcaster – Network – Employment Agreements

Agency Employment Agreements

Athlete Agent Registration

Talent – Major Motion Picture Agreements

Non-Disclosure, Non-Compete, and Confidentiality Agreements

Talent Endorsement Agreements (Including Collegiate NIL)

Talent License Agreements (Including Collegiate NIL)

Talent Appearance Agreements (Including Collegiate NIL)

Professional Sports Leagues – Group License Matters

Event Sponsorship Agreements including Event Naming Rights Agreements

Event Management Agreements

Facility Sponsorship Agreements including Facility Naming Rights Agreements

Facility-Use Agreements

Television Production Agreements

Television Rights Agreements

Television Talent Agreements

Hospitality Agreements

Real Property – Lease Agreements

Concert/Event Promotion Agreements

Corporate Consulting Agreements

Right of Publicity/Intellectual Property Infringement

Trademark and Copyright Matters

NCAA and High School Athletic Eligibility Matters

Arbitration and Mediation Matters

Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations

Dispute Settlement Agreements

Personal Service Agreements

Independent Contractor Agreements

Internet Domain Name Disputes

Talent – Web Site Agreements

The Sacks Group, PLLC provides boutique consulting services to athletes, coaches, broadcasters, celebrities, team and university executives, as well as sports/entertainment events and properties. Our clients are the lifeblood of the firm, and we strive to provide them with personalized, detailed-oriented services at highly competitive prices. Our core values include delivering the experience and skill typically found in large law firms, at a fraction of the cost.

Contact Us

Rand E. Sacks, Esq.

5335 Wisconsin Avenue, NW, Suite 440
Washington, DC 20015

phone 202.903.0192