Frank Saviano is a partner in the Corporate Department and a member of the Sports Law Group.
Frank has a broad-based corporate practice that primarily focuses on clients in the sports and media industries. He represents these clients in a wide array of corporate matters, including media rights, acquisitions and sales, private equity investments and related transactions, joint ventures, arena and stadium development, financings, sponsorships and other significant commercial transactions.
Frank's experience includes representing the National Basketball Association (NBA), the National Hockey League, Major League Soccer (MLS), National Football League, NASCAR, the United States Golf Association (USGA), the ATP Tour, the WTA Tour, IndyCar, the BIG EAST Conference and the Pac-12 Conference, as well as a number of professional sports teams, private equity firms, media networks and content distribution companies, in their significant transactional matters.
Frank was named to SportsBusiness Journal's 2015 "Forty Under 40" list and Leaders in Sport’s 2017 “Leaders Under 40” list, which recognize the most influential executives in the sports industry under the age of 40. He was also named to Variety’s 2017 Dealmakers Elite New York list, which recognizes East Coast power players for their work in sports and media. In addition, Frank has been recognized as an “Associate to Watch” in Sports Law by Chambers USA, where clients describe him as “extraordinary” and a “superstar.”