Dana L. Hooper

Dana L. Hooper

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Dana Hooper’s unique practice focuses on employment law, commercial litigation, and sports matters. In representing businesses in employment litigation and consultation she delivers assistance in a variety of areas, including contract preparation and negotiation, employment handbooks and policies, employee accommodations, wrongful termination, retaliation, discrimination, harassment, Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), and collective and class action defense. Dana’s commercial litigation experience, in both federal and state court, runs the gamut of representing businesses in disputes, such as contract claims and business torts in numerous industries of varying sizes and types.

Dana’s sports law practice concentrates on representation of both athletes and sports-oriented business. As a certified athlete's agent, Dana provides her clients with support in areas including contract drafting, negotiations, endorsement deals, development, league and team issues, legal advice, and overall counsel throughout their careers. Dana’s experience with teams, leagues, and businesses has proven to be an asset to clients in various sports throughout the world.

Concentrations

  • Employment litigation
  • Employment counseling
  • Commercial litigation
  • Sports law
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Expertise

Anerkennung durch den Markt

  • Listed, AZ Business Leaders, Sports, 2019
  • Recognized, Phoenix Business Journal, "40 Under 40" Class of 2017 
  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Southwest Super Lawyers, "Rising Star," 2012-2016
  • Member, Law360's Sports Editorial Advisory Board, 2019
  • Professor, Professional Sports Law, Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law 
  • Executive Director, The ACLclub
  • Board Member, Phoenix Women's Sports Association, Board of Directors
  • Co-Founder, Karen Ringel Memorial Children's Book Club
  • Coach, Official Youth Soccer and Basketball
  • Athlete, Soccer and Basketball
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Maricopa County Bar Association
  • Member, State Bar of Arizona
  • Member, Sports Lawyers Association

Ausbildung

Akademische Ausbildung
  • J.D., Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, 2004
  • B.A., Legal Studies, with high honors (cum laude), University of California at Berkeley, 2000
  • B.A., Social Welfare, University of California at Berkeley, 2000
Zulassung
  • Arizona
  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
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