Jordan S. SolomonJordan S. Solomon focuses his practice on corporate, banking, real estate, entertainment and sports law.
Mr. Solomon has extensive experience in representing corporate clients in business and real estate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, stock and asset purchases and sales, divestitures, joint ventures, corporate finance, commercial lending, choice of entity analysis, formation and organization of new businesses, sales, purchases, development and financing of commercial real estate, license agreements, asset and stock purchase agreements, employment agreements, trademark and copyright registration and other business agreements. He also represents radio personalities and professional athletes in contract negotiation and related legal matters.
As a professional sports agent, Mr. Solomon represents athletes in contract negotiations with professional clubs and in sponsorship endorsements. Mr. Solomon is certified by the National Football League Players Association as a contract advisor. He is also permitted to represent professional soccer players in contract negotiations with foreign and domestic clubs pursuant to Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Players’ Agents Regulations.
EducationBenjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 1993)
Editor, Cardozo Law Review
Franklin & Marshall College (B.A., 1988)
Professional AdmissionsState of New Jersey
State of New York
United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
Professional ActivitiesAdjunct Professor, Seton Hall Law School
Member, New Jersey State Bar Association (Past Chair - Entertainment, Arts and Sports Section)
Member, American Bar Association
Solicitor, Inn of Transactional Counsel (Member, Board of Trustees)
Member, Sports Lawyers Association
Publications"Liability of Directors for Corporation's Losses Due to Subprime Mortgage Crisis," Corporate & Finance Alert, November 3, 2009
"Letters of Credit in Cross-Border Transactions," Corporate & Finance Alert, July 7, 2009
"Negotiating Forbearance Agreements," Corporate & Finance Alert, April 7, 2009
"Sports Sponsorships: Another Bubble Burst?," Corporate & Finance Alert, December 30, 2008
"Trends in the Commercial Loan Market," Corporate & Finance Alert, December 9, 2008 (Frank B. Reilly, Jr., Jordan S. Solomon)
"FDIC Deposit Insurance Increased Temporarily
Temporary Liquidity Guarantee Program
Money Market Investor Funding Facility," Corporate & Finance Alert, November 4, 2008
Speaking EngagementsSpeaker, Fazio, Mannuzza, Roche, Tankel, LaPilusa; Bernstein Global Wealth Management; and Gibbons P.C., "Beyond the Game: Wealth Planning for Professional Athletes," Little Falls, NJ. September 14, 2011
Civic/Charitable ActivitiesChair, Montclair State University Community Advisory Board
Board of Directors, HumaneMontclair, Inc.
CertificationsNational Football League Contract Advisor
Jordan S. Solomon
Fund Formation, Operation, and Investments
Venture Capital and Emerging Companies
Contact InformationOne Gateway Center
Newark, NJ 07102-5310