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Tristan Meagher

Tristan Meagher


Tristan Meagher’s practice focuses on advising sports and media-related clients on a wide variety of transactional based matters, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments and corporate advisory work.

In addition to work in the sports, media and entertainment sector, Tristan advises clients in the broader M&A and private equity markets and acts as an advisor to the firm’s clients on a wide range of general business law matters. 

Bar admissionsMaryland


Tristan’s experience includes the representation of: 

  • NBA’s Phoenix Suns and WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury in connection with their sale to Mat Ishbia for an NBA record setting $4 billion
  • San Diego FC in connection with the acquisition of expansion rights from MLS for an MLS-record setting expansion fee
  • Qatar Investment Authority in connection with its investment in Monumental Sports & Entertainment (owner of the NBA’s Washington Wizards, the NHL’s Washington Capitals and the WNBA’s Washington Mystics)
  • The lead-investor in a consortium pursuing the acquisition of the Washington Commanders
  • The E.W. Scripps Company on general matters related to Scripps Sports, including recent content rights deals with the NHL's Las Vegas Golden Knights and Arizona Coyotes 
  • Ares Management Corporation in its $150 million preferred equity investment in Inter Miami CF, as well as its follow-on $75 million preferred equity investment
  • For Soccer Ventures in various corporate and commercial matters
  • Sorare SAS in connection with its agreements with the National Basketball League, NBA Players Association, Major League Baseball and Major League Baseball Players Association
  • J.D., Wake Forest University, magna cum laude

    Order of the Coif
    Articles Editor, Wake Forest Law Review

  • B.A., Furman University 2015



+1 410 580 4168
(Work, Baltimore (Mount Washington))