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NFLPA Contract Advisor Damien Moore Departs From All Pro Sports & Entertainment

On Tuesday, Neil Stratton (friend of Sports Agent Blog and owner of reported that Damien Moore announced his intentions to leave All Pro Sports & Entertainment, Inc. (APSE).  Stratton stated that Moore had served in a number of roles at APSE, including the role of legal counsel for the company.

“Damien’s departure was a mutual decision, and I wish him the best,” says C. Lamont Smith, Founder and Principal of APSE.

Moore is a certified NFLPA Contract Advisor and may soon be hired by an agency looking to expand its presence in the southeast United States.  It is assumed that, going forward, Jackie Byron Wilson, II will assume Moore’s role as legal counsel for APSE.

By Darren Heitner

Darren Heitner created Sports Agent Blog as a New Year's Resolution on December 31, 2005. Originally titled, "I Want To Be A Sports Agent," the website was founded with the intention of causing Heitner to learn more about the profession that he wanted to join, meet reputable individuals in the space and force himself to stay on top of the latest news and trends.

Heitner now runs Heitner Legal, P.L.L.C., which is a law firm with many practice areas, including sports law and contract law. Heitner has represented numerous athletes and sports agents as legal counsel. He has also served as an Adjunct Professor at Indiana University Bloomington from 2011-2014, where he created and taught a course titled, Sport Agency Management, which included subjects ranging from NCAA regulations to athlete agent certification and the rules governing the profession. Heitner serves as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where he teaches a Sports Law class that includes case law surrounding athlete agents and the NCAA rules.