Alicia Jessop graduated cum laude from Chapman University School of Law in 2009. While at Chapman University School of Law, Alicia completed an emphasis program in Entertainment Law, for which she earned the highest class grades in Sports Law, Copyright Law, Intellectual Property, Contracts and Arbitration. Alicia’s educational background also includes a B.S. in Economics from the Colorado School of Mines. Alicia currently practices law in Colorado, and is licensed to practice law in California and Colorado.
An avid sports fan, Alicia’s expansive understanding of the legal and business issues facing the world of sports allows her to thoroughly evaluate the sports world’s legal issues, while providing clear insight and an interesting perspective to Ruling Sports’ readers.
Alicia’s knowledge of sports law has allowed her to become a frequent sports radio show guest and her opinions are frequently sought after by sports journalists. Alicia tapes weekly segments for several sports radio shows across the country and has taped over 100 radio show segments since July 2011. In March 2012, Alicia became CBS Denver’s sports business expert.
Along with RulingSports.com, Alicia is the main contributing writer of BusinessofCollegeSports.com. Alicia is also the author of the Forbes.com blog, Game Change.
Alicia is represented for her media work by CSE.