Adam M. Rosenthal is a corporate associate in the New York office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Entertainment, Sports & Media Practice.

Mr. Rosenthal advises leading participants in the entertainment, sports and media industries in a wide array of corporate matters, including:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Joint ventures and strategic investments
  • Professional sports franchise investments, acquisitions, and sales
  • Sports league governance and rules
  • Sports gambling transactions
  • Arena and stadium development
  • Sponsorships and other commercial transactions

As part of his active pro bono practice, Mr. Rosenthal helps low-income entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses.

Mr. Rosenthal’s experience includes advising:

  • Diamond Baseball Holdings, a Silver Lake portfolio company, in the acquisition of over 25 MLB Professional Development League Clubs
  • Sixth Street in the creation of the Soccer Champions Tour
  • Endeavor in its US$21 billion merger of UFC and WWE
  • RedBird Capital Partners in a transaction with the NFL to form EverPass Media
  • IMG in the sale of The Miss Universe Organization
  • Michael Dell in an investment in the WNBA
  • Michael Dell in an investment in the San Antonio Spurs
  • An investor in an investment in the Miami Marlins
  • An investor in a sale of their equity stake in the Chicago Cubs
  • Investors in their investment in Real Salt Lake 
  • Endeavor in its:
    • Acquisition of multiple MLB Professional Development League Clubs and the creation of Diamond Baseball Holdings and subsequent sale of Diamond Baseball Holdings to Silver Lake
    • Acquisition of a majority equity stake in entertainment hospitality leader On Location Experiences
  • Silver Lake Partners in its acquisition of TEG, Asia Pacific’s leading live entertainment and ticketing company
  • 888 Holdings in its exclusive US sports betting partnership with the Sports Illustrated brand and related equity issuance
  • Betbull Limited in its strategic combination with Wynn Sports Interactive and Wynn Slots
  • GVC Holdings (USA) in its online and mobile gaming joint venture with MGM Sports & Interactive Gaming 

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 2017
    cum laude
  • BS in Political Science, Florida State University, 2014
    summa cum laude