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About the Authors
Daniel Werly Editor
Daniel Werly is an attorney who specializes in commercial litigation and sports law with a large law firm in Chicago. He earned his J.D. from Georgetown University after attending Miami University for his undergraduate degree. In his free time, Dan is an avid Chicago Bulls fan and generally unsuccessful triathlete.
Darsh Patel Writer
Darsh Patel is a 2L at Tulane Law School and member of The Sports Lawyers Journal. Originally from New Jersey, Darsh earned his undergraduate degree in finance from Boston University in 2010 and hopes to one day own the New York Knicks. He is a single-handicap golfer, fervent Manchester City fan, and prefers bowties and boat shoes.
Matthew Heimlich Writer
Matthew Heimlich is an attorney specializing in civil litigation in Chicago. He received his J.D. at Loyola University Chicago School of Law after graduating from Miami University. Matt is a lifelong hockey fan, current men’s league scrub, and aspiring GM of the Chicago Blackhawks.