Jared F. Bartie is a Partner in the Entertainment, Sports & Media practice of O’Melveny & Myers LLP. A nationally recognized sports attorney, Jared was named a Dealmaker by Variety, featured in SportsBusiness Journal and received a National Bar Association Sports Attorney of the Year Award.
Jared has served as General Counsel of the United States Tennis Association, General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer of the Charlotte Bobcats (now Charlotte Hornets) and an executive in the National Basketball Association’s Team Marketing and Business Operations group.
His clients have included: the Portland Trail Blazers, Utah Jazz, Brooklyn Nets, Detroit Pistons, Dallas Cowboys, Minnesota Vikings, Under Armour, Legends, Pac-12 Conference, USA Track & Field, USA Volleyball, Washington Convention and Sports Authority, and City of Atlanta and Fulton County Recreation Authority.
His deals have involved navigating entry into the top eSports leagues, including Activision Blizzard’s Overwatch League and Riot’s North America League of Legends Championship Series.
In 2017, Jared was named a Presidential Appointee to the Executive Committee of the United States Tennis Association. Jared earned his J.D. at Northwestern University School of Law and his B.A. at American University.