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Proskauer Rose LLP
NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10036-8299
United States
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Jon H. Oram is a partner in Proskauer’s Corporate Department, a member of the Sports Law Group and a member of Proskauer’s Executive Committee. Jon has a broad-based transactional practice with an emphasis on clients in the sports industry, including teams, leagues, owners, financial institutions, corporate sponsors and private equity funds.

Since joining Proskauer, Jon has represented the National Basketball Association (NBA), the National Hockey League (NHL), Major League Baseball (MLB), Major League Soccer (MLS), the ATP Tour, the WTA Tour and various other sports leagues in their most significant transactional matters, including team ownership transfers, financings, expansions, relocations, bankruptcies and investigations. His experience includes representing MLB in connection with the Los Angeles Dodgers’ television negotiations and bankruptcy proceeding, counseling MLS in its negotiations with David Beckham and all of its recent expansion transactions, and advising the NBA in the formation of NBA China, L.P. and its $253 million private placement. Jon is also serving as the primary outside counsel to Los Angeles 2028 in connection with its successful bid to host the 2028 Olympic Games.

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United States > Industry focus > Sport

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Proskauer Rose LLP stands out for its leading sports labor and employment services, with a dedicated sector-focused team. The group is noted for its work on collective bargaining and complex matters such as wage and hour litigation, while similarly advising major sports leagues such as Major League Soccer on corporate issues such as M&A, finance, and tax. Joseph Leccese, with experience in transactional work, leads the practice alongside Bradley Ruskin, who acts as head of litigation. Supporting the team is Jason Krochak, advising sport leagues and teams in a variety of corporate and commercial matters. Also recommended for his work on high-profile sports transactions is Jon Oram, having acted as principal outside counsel for the Los Angeles 2028, the organization hosting and operating the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games. All named lawyers are based in New York.