Sports, Arts & Entertainment Law

The Calhoun Law Firm, PLC, represents visual artists, independent filmmakers, independent musicians, and writers involved in the arts, sports and entertainment industry. With our broad business and art industry background, we can provide effective representation to parties involved in the multi-platform deals for any traditional, modern or Internet industry.

Jay Calhoun, the team leader of the Arts, Sports and Entertainment Law section is one of the few, if not only, attorneys who in addition to having a law degree holds a master's degree in art history. Jay not only represents artists, but also understands the history that leads to creativity. Attorney Calhoun studied international business transactions in Italy at Universita Ca' Foscari and devoted a significant amount of time to international arts agreements. Contact the Calhoun Law Firm online to learn more about your legal options. We are available 24 hours a day.

Maricopa County Arts, Sports and Entertainment Lawyer in Tempe, Arizona

Your rights are our business, and we will strive to protect them. No matter what agreement you are dealing with, we will explain each line of it to you and suggest clauses or language that might be added to protect you. We assist you in keeping ownership of your work, making sure you understand your rights before you sign any contract or document.

We also maximize your creative and athletic talent with opportunities that give you financial reward, creative control and greater exposure. You can rely on us to protect your business relationships and negotiate the terms of your contract, allowing you to maintain the positive relationships you have created.

Assisting in All Areas of Arts, Sports and Entertainment Law

  • Film financing
  • Film distribution agreements
  • Film releases
  • Film and TV contracts
  • Music contracts
  • Independent record labels
  • Royalty auditing
  • Guidance for writers
  • Guidance for visual artists
  • Guidance for photographers
  • Enforcing sports contracts
  • College coaches contracts
  • NBA, NFL and MLB contracts review
  • Endorsement contracts
  • Negotiate and draft licensing and sponsorship agreements
  • Post-professional sports career counseling (financial and occupational)
  • Discreet resolution of agent problems



Contact Our Tempe Arts, Sports and Entertainment Law Firm

To learn more about how our team can help with your arts, sports and entertainment needs, contact our Arizona law firm today.