Jeremi Duru is a professor of sports law at American University’s Washington College of Law. Previously, he taught law at Temple University’s James E. Beasley School of Law in Philadelphia. Duru “has a particular interest in sport’s impact on society.” He has represented sports industry professionals from the NFL, the NBA, and MLB in issues relating to employment.
Duru has contributed sports commentary to several news organizations, including NBC, The Washington Post, and The Huffington Post. He is the author of the book Advancing the Ball: Race, Reformation, and the Quest for Equal Coaching Opportunity in the NFL and the sports law casebook Sports Law and Regulation: Cases, Materials, and Problems.
Areas of Expertise: Sports Law, Civil Procedure, Employment Discrimination Law
Location: Washington, DC
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