Husch Blackwell’s arena and stadium experience encompasses all five major sports leagues. The firm’s experience with Public-Private Partnerships (P3) and our deal-making and development capabilities have served our clients well in highly complex, multi-constituent sports facility deals throughout the United States.
We are committed to and capable of structuring, negotiating and documenting deals, and doing so quickly and efficiently. These deals are scrutinized heavily, and we are accustomed to navigating politically sensitive projects with dexterity.
Our attorneys enjoy collaborating with the teams of other professional service firms frequently involved in these projects, including architectural, engineering, construction, financial services, other law firms owner's representation and sports advisory firms.
We handle issues over funding, design, development, eminent domain, concessions, parking, real estate and leasing (including suite licensing), special events contracts, operations and naming rights. We also have experience with lobbying and interaction with state and local governments.
MLB (including minor league affiliates)
NHL (and ECHL)