The days of locking in a deal with a cheers and a handshake are sadly long gone. Adam is going to guide you through what it really means to be a freelance employee and how to protect yourself from those false promises. He’ll talk about the necessary portions of a good freelance contract and how to make sure you are looking out for yourself and protected if things go south.

Speaker: Adam Warren

adam_warrenAdam P. Warren is an attorney at The Law Office of Adam P. Warren & Associates, which serves all of the Middle Tennessee area. Adam practices numerous areas of law but specializes in Entertainment Law and Business Law. Adam is also a sports and entertainment agent, and is the founder and managing partner of Alpha Sports and Entertainment, LLC at both the Nashville and Franklin locations. Adam is a Certified Tennessee Athlete Agent as well as a NFLPA Certified Contract Advisor (National Football League Players Association). While Adam currently represents clients in numerous sports, he is the head of the baseball and football divisions at Alpha.

Adam received his undergraduate degree from Middle Tennessee State University, where he graduated with honors and was a scholarship member of the baseball team. Adam earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, and has been admitted to practice by the Tennessee Supreme Court and the U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee.

Adam is active in numerous professional organizations and keeps up on the latest changes in the law and legal practice, regularly attending classes and seminars on topics that will benefit his clients. Recently, the National Trial Lawyers selected Adam to the list of “Top 40 Under 40″. The Top 40 Under 40 is an invitation-only honor extended exclusively to those individuals who exemplify superior qualifications, trial results, and leadership as a young lawyer under the age of 40.

When not practicing law, Adam enjoys spending time with his wife and newborn son, serving his church, traveling, and numerous outdoor activities.