McLane Middleton Attorney John DeWispelaere Recognized by Best Lawyers for Work in Sports Law

Manchester, N.H. (September 13, 2023) – The law firm of McLane Middleton is pleased to announce that John DeWispelaere was named a “Ones to Watch” lawyer for Sports & Entertainment Law in Best Lawyers 2024.

Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected peer review publication in the legal profession.  Recognition in Best Lawyers is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers. For more than three decades, its publications have earned the respect of the profession, the media, and the public, as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals anywhere.

McLane Middleton’s Sports Practice Group advises clients at all levels, from casual amateur athletes and athletic associates, to professional athletes and team ownership groups, to venues and vendors collaborating on games and events. We assist in guiding individuals, businesses, schools, non-profit organizations, and other groups involved in sports through the increasingly complex legal and practical issues they encounter.

John is a member of the firm’s Corporate Department and Sports Practice Group. His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, ESOPs, other transactional matters, entity formation, contract drafting, corporate governance and sports law matters. He can be reached in the firm’s Manchester office at (603) 628-1382 or