Jonathan A. Jordan
Jonathan joined Sports International Group in April 2016 as a Fellow and, using his basketball experience and legal acumen, made an immediate impact. He joined SIG full-time in September of 2016.
As General Counsel and Director of Men’s Basketball Operations, Jonathan is responsible for all legal matters across SIG’s three divisions. He provides legal support to both Men’s and Women’s Basketball through the NBA and WNBA Collective Bargaining Agreement and FIBA’s Basketball Arbitral Tribunal. As Director of Men’s Basketball Operations, he provides operational support using his Salary Cap and statistics expertise.
Before joining the SIG team, Jonathan interned and worked with the Washington Wizards, New Orleans Pelicans, National Basketball Retired Players Association, ESPN color commentator Stephen Howard, and Hottell Family Law Group in Fairfax, Virginia. In addition to his work experience in professional basketball, Jonathan is also a former high school and college athlete. He is currently an assistant boys’ varsity basketball coach at the Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy in Rockville, Maryland.
Jonathan earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management with a minor in Sports Management from Lynchburg College, and a Juris Doctorate from Tulane University Law School with a certificate in Sports Law. Jonathan is a member of the District of Columbia Bar Association.