Richard J. Evrard
Rick concentrates his practice in the area of collegiate sports and higher education. Since joining the firm in 1992, he has represented numerous institutions in matters relating to NCAA infractions, eligibility and compliance. Prior to this, Rick spent seven years on the NCAA staff, first serving as an enforcement representative and later as director of legislative services. He also served as NCAA staff liaison to many committees and groups, including the NCAA Recruiting Committee, Student-Athlete Committee, Interpretations Committee, Professional Sports Liaison Committee, and the Faculty Athletics Representative Association.