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Darren Heitner
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Attended University of Florida Levin College of Law
Lives in Miami, FL
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  Million Dollar Arm is a movie coming out to theatres this May, which depicts a real story about a sports agent that created a contest in India that afforded 2 cricket players the opportunity...
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The NBA set a goal of heavily increasing followers and interaction surrounding its NBA Cares campaigns and succeeded on all fronts.
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The following is a guest contribution from Robert DiMarco.  Robert is a former Division I (FCS) fullback for Jacksonville University Dolphins football.  He majored in political science and minored ...
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Finally a week without travel, but unfortunately also a week without any bread, beans or oatmeal.  Such is the state of affairs whenever Passover rolls around.  There will be a worthwhile Sports La...
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We are days away from San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis becoming the first athlete to have a tracking stock traded in a secondary market.
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It is unusual for an agent in any sport to have had a long and successful career as a professional scout prior to breaking into player representation. However, it may actually make sense because a ...
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A new case I filed this week
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The following guest contribution was written by Jonathan Gordon, a junior at the University of Notre Dame with plans of attending law school. The founder of Sports Analytics Blog, Jonathan invites ...
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Last week, NBPA Certified Contract Advisors, Mike Silverman and Brandon Grier, signed Michigan State point guard Keith Appling.  The duo did not waste time in signing another NBA draft prospect in ...
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Occupation
Lawyer, Journalist, Professor
Employment
  • Forbes
    Contributor, 2012 - present
  • Collegiate Sports Advisors
    Co-Founder, 2011 - present
  • Wolfe Law Miami, PA
    Partner, 2011 - present
  • Jewish Coaches Association
    Associate Executive Director, 2009 - present
  • SportsAgentBlog.com
    Founder/Chief Editor, 2005 - present
  • DYNASTY DEALINGS, LLC
    CEO, 2007 - present
  • Koch Parafinczuk & Wolf, P.A.
    Attorney at Law, 2010 - 2011
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Miami, FL
Previously
Fort Lauderdale, FL - Hollywood, FL - Aventura, FL - Cooper City, FL - Atlanta, GA - Gainesville, FL
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Phone
305.384.7370
Email
Fax
305.384.7371
Address
175 SW 7th Street Penthouse 2410 Miami, Florida 33130
Story
Tagline
The Sports and Entertainment Attorney
Introduction

Darren Adam Heitner, Esq. is the Founder/CEO of DYNASTY, Professor of Sport Agency Management at Indiana University Bloomington, Co-Founder of Collegiate Sports Advisors (CSA), and the Founder/Chief Editor of Sports Agent Blog, a leading niche industry publication. He is an attorney with Wolfe Law Miami, who is licensed to practice on the state and federal level, and focuses on sports, entertainment, and intellectual property litigation and transactional work. Darren is regularly interviewed on major sports radio programs and television shows, he has written pieces that have been featured in various top sports publications, and has spoken at/moderated sports discussions at institutions of higher education.  He is a regular panelist on CBS West Palm Beach’s “Beyond the Game.”  In 2010, Darren was named to Miami, Florida’s Power 30 Under 30 in the Sports category along with the MLB’s Hanley Ramirez, NBA’s Udonis Haslem, and NFL’s Ronnie Brown.  In 2011, Darren was named to SportsPro Media’s 10 NEXT, which honors ten stars of the sports business industry under the age of 30 that have achieved a level of success that is truly rare at such a young age.

Darren is a Contributing Writer of An Athlete’s Guide to Agents, 5th Edition , author of a Dartmouth Law Journal article titled, Duties of Sports Agents to Athletes and Statutory Regulation Thereof, author of a Gaming Law Review and Economics article titled, The Plight of PASPA: It’s Time to Pull the Plug on the Prohibition, co-author of a Harvard Journal of Sports and Entertainment Law article titled, Corking the Cam Newton Loophole, a Sweeping Suggestion, author of a NYU School of Law IP and Entertainment Law Ledger article titled, You May Not “Like” This Title: Everything Stored On Facebook Is Discoverable, co-author of a New York State Bar Association Entertainment, Arts & Sports Law Journal article titled, Have Some Standards: How the Sports Agent Profession Should Be Effectively Regulated, and co-author of a Virginia Sports & Entertainment Law Journal article titled, In Baseball’s Best Interest?: A Discussion of the October 2010 MLBPA Regulations Governing Player Agents.

Darren has a Bachelors of Arts from the University of Florida and a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from the same institution, where he served two terms as the President of the Entertainment and Sports Law Society and Chair of the popular UF Sports Law Symposium. He is also the Public Relations Director of the National Sports and Entertainment Law Society and Associate Executive Director of the Jewish Coaches Association.

Darren is a member of many prestigious Honors Societies including Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, and Florida Blue Key.

Bragging rights
I was named to the Miami Power 30 Under 30 alongside Ronnie Brown, Hanley Ramirez, and Udonis Haslem in the Sports category. Recognized by SportsPro Media as 1-of-10 stars of the sports business industry under the age of 30
Education
  • University of Florida Levin College of Law
    Law, 2007 - 2010
  • University of Florida
    Political Science, 2003 - 2007
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