Select Client List

Michael Jordan, NBA Legend

Dikembe Mutombo, NBA Legend

Alonzo Mourning, NBA Legend

Jayson Tatum, Boston Celtics Forward

Anthony Davis, Los Angeles Lakers Center

Jim Furyk, PGA Tour

Greg Olsen, Seattle Seahawks Tight End

George Kittle, San Francisco 49ers Tight End

Emanuel Sanders, San Francisco 49ers Wide Receiver

Mark Ingram, Baltimore Ravens Running Back

Jay Cutler, NFL Quarterback/TV Personality

Kristin Cavallari, TV Personality

David Ortiz, MLB Legend

Carlos Correa, Houston Astros Shortstop

Justin Turner, Los Angeles Dodgers Third Baseman

Bob and Mike Bryan, ATP Tour

Sloane Stephens, WTA Tour

Sam Querrey, ATP Tour

Genie Bouchard, WTA Tour

Steve Young, ESPN – NFL Hall of Fame

Dan Hicks, NBC Sports

DeMarco Murray, FOX Sports

John Thompson, Jr., Georgetown University Coaching Legend

Patrick Ewing, Georgetown University Head Basketball Coach

Penny Hardaway, University of Memphis Head Basketball Coach

Tim O’Toole, University of Pttsburgh Assistant Basketball Coach

Kevin O’Sullivan, University of Florida Head Baseball Coach

Pete Hughes, Kansas State University Head Baseball Coach

Andy Shay, Yale University Head Lacrosse Coach

Matt Madalon, Princeton 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 SoccerCoach

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

Trey Hardee, Olympic Silver Medalist – Decathlon

Lolo Jones, Two Time Olympian

John Besh, Celebrity Chef

Mike Isabella, Celebrity Chef

Aaron Sanchez, Celebrity Chef

Hugh Acheson, 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

Talent License Agreements

Talent Appearance Agreements

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 720
Washington, DC 20015

phone 202.721.7284

fax 202.686.5050