The firm represented legendary boxing promoter Don King after he was sued by heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis and a rival promoter. Both sought to invalidate the exclusive fight promotion agreement between King and Lewis on the eve of a multi-hundred million dollar heavyweight title match.
Murphy, Falcon & Murphy was hired to protect the interests of Don King and his company in defending the validity of the contract. A heavyweight boxing match and one hundred million dollars in proceeds hung in the balance. Our attorneys brought their own legendary fighting power to the contentious legal match and, after successful motions, arguments and depositions, the case was resolved in King’s favor.