Jeremy M. Evans represents entertainment, media, and sports clients in contractual, intellectual property, and dealmaking matters. His clients range from Fortune 500 companies to entrepreneurs, athletes, entertainers, models, directors, television showrunners and film producers, studios, writers, individuals and businesses in contractual, intellectual property, formation, production, distribution, negotiation, and dealmaking matters.
Mr. Evans is an award-winning attorney and industry leader based in Los Angeles and Newport Beach, California. He is a graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with an Emphasis in American Politics (BA ’05), Thomas Jefferson School of Law with a Juris Doctor (JD ’11), Pepperdine University Rick J. Caruso School of Law with a Master of Laws in Entertainment, Media, and Sports Law (LLM ’18), and Pepperdine University George L. Graziadio School of Business and Management with a Master of Business Administration in Entertainment, Media, and Sports Management (MBA ’20).
Mr. Evans is host of the California Sports Lawyer® Podcast with Jeremy Evans, which focuses on the latest topics and most interesting legal angles in entertainment, media, and sports law.
Within the community, Mr. Evans serves as the 2021-2023 President of the California Lawyers Association, one of the largest voluntary bar associations in the nation with over 100,000 members. He is also a member of the Board of Advisors for the Rose Bowl Legacy Foundation, a centennial campaign for the Rose Bowl Stadium. He also serves as an advisor to entrepreneurs in entertainment, media, and sports for the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and is a member of the faculty of law in the California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) Graduate Program in Sports Management.
- Pepperdine Graziadio Business School (M.B.A., 2020)
- Pepperdine University Rick J. Caruso School of Law (LL.M., 2018)
- Thomas Jefferson School of Law (J.D., 2011)
- University of California, Los Angeles (B.A., 2005)