GRand Solutions is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Breeden Legal, an innovative legal firm specializing in sports and entertainment law, to provide GRand clients with specialized, expert counsel in areas such as Licensing and Promotional Rights, Sponsorships and Endorsements, Media and Distribution Rights as well as Venue and Facility Agreements.
Breeden, an internationally respected sports and entertainment attorney and business advisor, is most noted for his role as former Vice President & General Counsel for Champ Car World Series LLC, where he managed all of the legal affairs for Champ Car, as well as the Toyota Atlantic Series, Trans-Am Series and certain other affiliated entities. Breeden served as chief counsel to Champ Car during its historic unification with INDYCAR.
“I am very pleased to be working with GRand Solutions and their clients,” said Breeden. “The complementary nature and relationship of our two companies will deliver exceptional quality services and value to our clients.”
As former executives of Champ Car, Breeden and Gene Cottingham of GRand Solutions have an extensive working history together. “Our strategic agreement with Breeden Legal is predicated on Matt’s demonstration of dedication to his clients and his thorough understanding of contract and intellectual property law,” said Cottingham. “Matt consistently delivers creative yet practical solutions in an efficient manner. His firm provides the type of service that we are proud to extend to our clients.”
Founded by respected sports & entertainment executive Matt Breeden, Breeden Legal specializes in serving the needs of sports & entertainment clients, entrepreneurial entities and individuals. Having handled numerous multi-million dollar transactions for demanding and high profile clients under significant time constraints, Breeden knows that a fast paced company shouldn’t be slowed down by its legal counsel. Institutional knowledge is key to Breeden Legal’s practice of law. Thus, the firm prides itself on being intellectually agile and highly flexible, while maintaining a personal connection to its clients.
Breeden holds a Juris Doctorate from the Pepperdine University School of Law (Malibu, CA), as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Redlands (Redlands, CA). While at Pepperdine, Matt was a fellow in the prestigious Geoffrey H. Palmer Center for Entrepreneurship and the Law.
For more information on the firm, please visit BreedenLegal.com or SportsLawGuru.com.
GRand Solutions is a sports management and consulting company featuring the complementary skills and industry experience of Gene Cottingham and Ruthie Forbes. The team is committed to exceeding client expectations in the traditional areas of sponsor and event activation, public relations, guest services and consumer marketing — as well as financial and operational consulting, risk management and business process improvement. The “dynamic duo” is dedicated to providing innovative, affordable and effective business solutions to the global sports community and beyond.
GRand Solutions LLC is located in the Pyramids at College Park on the Northwest side of Indianapolis. For more information, visit www.grand-solutions.net.