Specializes in: Sports Law, Sports Business, Entertainment Law
Exavier B. Pope I, Esq. is an on-air legal analyst and personality, with over 200 appearances on television and radio:
Internationally: BBC, Al Jazeera English;
NBC Nightly News, Fox News Channel, HLN, Al Jazeera America, Fox Business Channel, WGN Superstation, Huff Post Live;
Regionally in Top 3 Markets: Fox, NBC, CBS; Radio: ESPN Radio, Clear Channel, NBC Sports Radio; and Digitally: CNBC, and JET.
Exavier hosts the "#SuitUP" news magazine & variety program which focuses on the business and the law behind sports hottest topics delivered with style. Mr. Pope is known as the #BestDressedManonTV.
Mr. Pope has been consistently able to predict top sports legal stories such as the Northwestern union ruling, NFL concussion settlement, Washington Redskins trademark trouble, and other major sports legal and business stories before any other legal analyst or news source.
Mr. Pope is a nationally award winning & recognized sports & entertainment attorney. Mr. Pope has counseled a former #1 pick overall in the NBA draft and an all NBA defensive player. Mr. Pope's clients has appeared or starred in programs on networks such as NBC, HBO, Showtime, VH-1, and Fusion TV. Mr. Pope is the Sports Law Chair of the Job Advisory Board of John Marshall Law School. Pope has worked in television (scripted and unscripted), Hollywood guilds, film, fashion, sports, politics, and finance.
Mr. Pope has been profiled in top publications such as Black Enterprise, Rolling Out, Uptown Magazine, & Chicago Daily Law Bulletin.
Mr. Pope has been recognized by Black and Entertainment Sports Lawyers Association as a "Top Attorney"; honored with Alumni Leadership Award from University of Illinois-Chicago's College of Business Administration; and honored with a "Man of Excellence" Award by The Chicago Defender, the nation's longest running African American news publication.
Last updated: 10/18/2016 ()