Business Labor and Employment Law
The Sports & Entertainment Group PLLC
1054 31st St NW Ste 18
Washington, DC 20007
Adisa Bakari is the Principal Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Sports & Entertainment Group. Mr. Bakari counsels professional athletes with respect to the negotiation of player and marketing contracts, in addition to various other aspects of their athletic and post-athletic careers. He is certified as a Contract Advisor/Agent by the National Football League Players Association.=
Honors and Awards2013 Washingtonian Magazine Top Lawyer.
Recognized among the “Who’s Who in Washington’s Sports Business Industry” in Washingtonian Magazine.
Recognized as the one of the “Top 40 Under 40” in both The National Law Journal and The Network Journal.
Memberships and AssociationsNFL Certified Player Agent
NBA Certified Player Agent
Black Entertainment & Sports Lawyers Association
Sports Lawyers Association
National Bar Association
Wisconsin Black Law Alumni Association
Moot Court Board
Publications“The Evolution of Athlete Representation: The Game Has Changed!,” Aspatore Books’ Inside The Minds: Understanding Sports Law, July 1, 2014.
EducationJ.D., University of Wisconsin Law School, 1998
B.A., Delaware State University, 1995