Advantage Rule was formed as a vehicle to provide unique consulting services, and to take on global projects in areas of sports law, sports business, athletes' rights and social justice.  Athletes, sports organizations and not-for-profit groups face business, legal, and collective bargaining hurdles on a range of issues, and our entrepreneurial approach brings parties to the table to accelerate policy progress and success.

Consulting and speaking engagements include:

  • Consultant on NCAA Reform, including access to long term coverage of sports related medical expenses and athletes' rights and compensation

  • Expanding Roles and Responsibilities for Athletic Trainers

  • Diversity and Governance issues in sports leadership

  • Integrated planning, legal, and business operations for large scale multi-venue sporting events

Recent engagements have included:

  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law’s 9th Annual Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium - Evolution of Player Safety in Professional and Amateur Sports

  • Guest lecturer at programs including Indiana State University, George Washington University, and Concordia University-Wisconsin

  • Advisory Board, HBL

  • Senior Management of Multi-Sport, Multi-Venue event with $20 million budget

  • Concussion/Traumatic Brain Injury - Works with attorneys, athletic trainers, and medical professionals with a holistic approach to TBI and head injuries

  • Practical Applications in Sports Medicine conference - "How can Athletic Trainers Leverage their Experiences in a Changing Sports Environment"

  • Diversity engagement at the Board and Senior Management level of for-profit and not-for profit organizations

  • Not-for-profit management/compliance and sustainable engagement