Legal Services Provided to Clients of CKM Sports Management

CKM Sports Management is proud to have Adam Dlin and Mogan Daniels Slager LLP, as our outside legal counsel, responsible for assisting with our Clients’ various legal issues. Adam is a graduate of McGill University’s Faculty of Management and the University of Toronto Faculty of Law and previously worked with the NHLPA, where he focused on salary arbitration matters. Adam and his team are able to support our clients in several key areas.

Legal Matters Professional Hockey Players Encounter

  • General Endorsement: Got an endorsement offer? Great! Before you sign on the dotted line, make sure you understand the limitations of your contract and specify the ways in which your image may or may not be used. At the end of the day, your reputation and image, is more important than a paycheck.
  • Contract Negotiation and Player Salary Arbitration: In an extremely competitive industry such as professional hockey, a Client’s ability to clearly and successfully portray his market value is paramount. We work closely with our Clients to define, educate, and assist in ensuring they attain and retain the financial rewards they deserve. With a legal counsel experienced in salary arbitration we provide Clients with strategic sound legal assistance, maximizing their market value.
  • Estate and Litigation Services: With a lifetime of commitment by our Clients to their sport and ultimate profession, we feel the component of life planning that involves a Client’s Estate is essential to the future prosperity of their family. We provide professional support to assist with the Estate process and long-term prosperity of our Clients.
  • Athlete Wealth Protection and Preservation: The financial security achieved through a lifetime of hard work is not only is hard to attain, but hard to preserve. Therefore, CKM Sports Management provides support that allows a Client to focus on Hockey, while ensuring their financial prosperity in later life.

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