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Buckner Expands, Rebrands, Relaunches Sports Law Practice

POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Sept. 18, 2013 – Sports attorney Michael L. Buckner has rebranded, expanded and relaunched his sports law practice formerly known as the Michael L. Buckner Law Firm under the new singular name of Buckner.  As part of the expansion, his firm has merged with Pilgrim & Associates’ sports law practice, added several veteran attorneys to the … Continue reading

Michael Buckner to Appear on ESPN’s Coach & Company Today (4:30 pm ET) to Discuss Johnny Manziel

Michael L. Buckner, an attorney with the Michael L. Buckner Law Firm, will be interviewed by Jonathan Coachman and Danny Kanell in a radio interview today at 4:30 pm ET (1:30 pm PT) on ESPN’s “Coach & Company” to discuss the NCAA investigation of Texas A&M University quarterback and Heisman Trophy-winner Johnny Manziel. You can listen to Buckner’s radio interview on ESPN … Continue reading

Statement from Frank Haith’s Attorney in Response to CBSSports.com Report on Petition

Michael L. Buckner, an attorney on head men’s basketball coach Frank Haith’s legal team, issues the following statement in response to CBSSports.com’s May 6, 2013, report: As reported by CBSSports.com, my clients, Frank Haith Enterprises and Frank Haith, have filed a petition with the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida this … Continue reading

Happy New Year!

The Michael L. Buckner Law Firm wishes everyone a Happy New Year! We hope you and your family and friends celebrate the beginning of 2013 with a safe, but fun-filled day. We look forward to continue to provide you with interesting college sports, legal and consulting news during 2013. Bring on the New Year’s Day football … Continue reading

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

The Michael L. Buckner Law Firm wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! We hope you and your family and friends enjoy this special time of the year.

Statement from the Michael L. Buckner Law Firm Regarding the Passing of Bill McBride

The Michael L. Buckner Law Firm family expresses its sadness with the news of the passing of attorney William “Bill” McBride. Bill, a Tampa-area lawyer, ran for governor of Florida in 2002, but lost to then-Governor Jeb Bush. Bill’s wife, Alex Sink, was the 2010 Democratic candidate for governor. According to the Miami Herald, Bill suffered a heart … Continue reading

Michael L. Buckner, Special Guest on the Black Shoe Podcast: Freeh Report and Penn State

Michael L. Buckner, shareholder of the Michael L. Buckner Law Firm, was a special guest on the July 16, 2012, edition of the Black Shoe Podcast. Buckner’s interview on the podcast covered the release of Penn State’s internal investigation report into the institution’s handling of the sexual-assault scandal. The report, which was prepared by the law firm of former FBI … Continue reading

Michael L. Buckner Quoted in Media Reports on NCAA Reaction to the Freeh Report and Penn State

Michael L. Buckner, shareholder of the Michael L. Buckner Law Firm, was quoted in numerous media articles and interviewed on several radio and television programs concerning the release of Penn State’s internal investigation report into the institution’s handling of the sexual-assault scandal. The report, which was prepared by the law firm of former FBI director Louis … Continue reading

Happy Independence Day from the Michael L. Buckner Law Firm!

On behalf of the Michael L. Buckner Law Firm, we wish you, your family and friends a great (and safe) Fourth of July! Happy Birthday America!

Happy President’s Day!: The History of U.S. Presidents and the NCAA

On behalf of the Michael L. Buckner Law Firm, we wish you a relaxing President’s Day (for those of you with a day-off)! For some of you (like us) who are working today, have a stress-free holiday! NCAA and United States Presidential Trivia: The NCAA owes its creation to U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt. According to the NCAA, the association “was founded … Continue reading