After legendary boxing promoter Don King was sued in arbitration by champion Bernard Hopkins, Murphy, Falcon & Murphy stepped in to successfully resolve the case. Hopkins was seeking to invalidate the exclusive fight promotion agreement between King and Hopkins on the eve of a multi-hundred million dollar title match with Oscar de la Hoya.
Our attorneys were hired to protect the interests of Don King and his company in defending the validity of the contract. A title fight and one hundred million dollars in proceeds hung in the balance. With our team’s unmatched perseverance and creative legal strategy, the case was ultimately resolved in King’s favor.