Winstead Named to Sports Business Journals 2021 Power Players List

Award highlights “the firm’s leadership in public-private partnerships”


Dallas, TX – Winstead PC, a leading national law firm, today announced that Sports Business Journal has named the firm to its 2021 list of Power Players.

Four of Winstead’s lawyers were included in the annual list which recognizes the leading legal players in the sports business arena.

As the SBJ noted in their comments on Winstead, the firm “represents the owner and developer of SoFi Stadium on operations, management and concession agreements for the stadium and the surrounding Hollywood Park mixed-use development. The firm also is advising the University of Texas and Arizona State University in the procurement, development, financing, management and operation of their new arenas. Those projects demonstrate the firm’s leadership in public-private partnerships.”

About Winstead’s Sports Business & Media Industry Group

Winstead is a leader in sports and media law. Our team of attorneys represent some of the biggest names in professional, collegiate sports and has the demonstrated experience to look around corners, anticipate challenges and develop innovative solutions that protect organizations while maximizing revenue opportunities and returns.

Winstead attorneys have led, strategized, and negotiated some of the leading sports facility projects in the United States and has been a trusted advisor to many of the top sports venues. Our cross-disciplinary approach to client representation enables us to serve our clients at the highest level regardless of the dynamic issues involved in their projects.

The firms’ award-winning attorneys have extensive experience in venue development, construction, financing, public-private (P3) partnerships, operations and management agreements, naming rights, advertising, sponsorship, licensing, facility and leasing management, concessions, premium seating programs, legislative consulting and lobbying, IP, insurance, construction, labor and employment matters, public and private finance, real estate, tax matters, and litigation.

About Winstead

Winstead is a national business law firm with more than 300 attorneys who serve as trusted advisors to emerging, mid-market and large companies, both public and private. The Winstead team provides a range of core legal services that are critical to our clients achieving their business goals. Winstead’s business transactions and litigation practices serve key industries including airlines, financial services, higher education, healthcare, investment management & private funds, life sciences, real estate, and sports business & media.