2017 Winner

University of British Columbia – Julian Caldwell and Erik Fleming

Runner up: University of Toronto – Jessy van Kooten and Jeremie Lachance


Daniel Ages

Senior Council, National Hockey League

Michael Alvaro

Associate, Cassels Brock and Blackwell LLP

Jeff Bookman
In-house entertainment lawyer, Los Angeles, CA

Brian Burke

President, Hockey Operations at Calgary Flames Limited Partnership


Donna Clark

Owner, Donna J. Clark, Barrister & Solicitor


Ian Cooper

Owner, Cooper Media Law

Jake Goldberg

Director, Hockey Operations at Arizona Coyotes

David Goldstein

Chief Operating Officer, U SPORTS

Brad Halfin

Partner, Goodmans LLP


Clifford Hart

Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Sam Hill

Principal, Law Office of Sam Hill

Seth Klerer
Associate, Goodmans LLP

Eric Macramalla

TSN Sports Legal Analyst and Partner, Gowling WLG

Don Meehan

Founder and Certified NHL Player Agent, Newport Sports Management Inc.

Andre Nowakowski

Partner, Miller Thomson LLP

Craig Oster

Senior Council and Certified NHL Player Agent, Newport Sports Management Inc.

Dan Rabinowitz
Partner, Miller Thomson LLP

Joe Resnick

Certified Player Agent, Top Shelf Sports Management Inc.


Elliot Saccucci

Associate, Miller Thomson LLP

Rand Simon
Certified NHL Player Agent, Newport Sports Management Inc.

Rahim Suleiman
Director, Business Affairs at Rogers Media/Sportsnet

Anton Thun

Co-Managing Director and Certified Player Agent, MFIVE Sports

Trevor Whiffen

Partner, Dickinson Wright LLP

David Andrews

President, American Hockey League

Michael Hirshfeld

Executive Director, NHL Coaches’ Association

Scott Bergen

Associate, McCarthy Tétrault LLP

Toby Lang

Senior Legal Counsel, Bell Media

Brandon Pridham

Assistant to the General Manager, Toronto Maple Leafs

Nick Scissons

Associate, Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP

Kenneth Lam

Sports Analyst, Scout, and Assistant Professor at York University


U of T Law

(November 4, 2014)


Canadian Lawyer Magazine

(November 3 2014)


Borden Ladner Gervais

(October 24 2014)


The Varsity

(October 2014)


Journal Pioneer 

(November 2015)



(October 2014)


Manitoba Law Students Association

 (November 2015)


Western Law

(October 2014)



(November 2012)

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