Great Lakes

Sports and Entertainment

Law Academy

"What I learned at the Academy transitioned directly to the workplace,

as legal topics and issues that were covered in class continually re-appeared during my externship."

— Anthony Piccirilli JD/MBA Case Western Reserve

Great Lakes Sports & Entertainment Law Academy

offers students an intense, three-week, interdisciplinary classroom and experiential learning opportunity.

A Joint Program From:

Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
School of Law - Case Western Reversve

Latest News

From the Minors to Majors, GLSELA Students Learn from the Professionals at Cleveland-Area Sports Venues

Great Lakes Sports and Entertainment Law Academy Students had the opportunity to learn the interworking of professional baseball while attending games and taking behind-the-scenes ballpark tours with the Cleveland Indians (Major League Baseball) and Lake County Captains (Class A Affiliate). Students also heard from a pair of former Major League pitchers in Jensen Lewis (four-year MLB veteran, Fox Sports Ohio Cleveland Indians broadcaster) and Steve Karsay (13-year MLB veteran, pitching coach for the Lake County Captains).

GLSELA Students Produce Compilation Album to Benefit Legal Aid in Music Course

Great Lakes Sports and Entertainment Law Academy students experienced the unique opportunity to curate an authentic music album as part of the academy’s "Representing the Musical Artist" course. GLSELA students served as talent scouts, legal directors, art directors, and license drafters while compiling a CD that will be sold to benefit the Legal Aid Society.

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