Counseling a Pro Sports Team: A Panel Discussion with the General Counsels of the NFL's Carolina Panthers and NHL's Carolina Hurricanes

October 21, 2015 • 12:30 PM • Law School 3037

Richard Thigpen, General Counsel for the NFL's Carolina Panthers, and Billy Traurig, General Counsel for the NHL's Carolina Hurricanes, will compare their experiences serving as the top lawyer for a major professional sports team. Professor Paul Haagen, co-director of the Center for Sports Law and Policy, will moderate. Sponsored by the Business Law Society and the Sports and Entertainment Law Society. For more information, please contact Ashley Waid at or Will Robinson at