|Wanda M. Akin|
|Wanda M. Akin, experienced Sports Agent, Literary Agent,
General Agent and entertainment counsel founded the Akin & Randolph Agency to better
service authors, artists, athletes and others in the entertainment world who were early
clients of her law practice, Wanda M. Akin, Attorney At Law in Newark, NJ. Ms. Akin has
over 16 years of experience as a trial lawyer in a wide variety of cases including
contract disputes, employment/labor, trademark, copyright, and criminal defense
litigation. She has represented professional athletes in the United States and abroad in
negotiation of contracts. She is a Certified NBA Agent having been officially registered
and approved by the National Basketball Association. She has represented coaches in the
NBA and also serves as a consultant to professional athletes, coaches and sports
Ms. Akin has been to six countries to observe games and foreign basketball programs, met with Management/Administration of various clubs, negotiated player contracts, consulted with players and shepherded players through tryouts.Ms. Akin regularly represents Akin & Randolph at Book Expo America, the Frankfurt International Book Fair (Frankfurt, Germany), and the London International Book Fair (London, England).
Ms. Akin has appeared on a number of television shows including Court TV, FOX News Channels In Depth and FOX on Family, CNNs Talk Back Live, and NJN (New Jersey Network). She has also appeared with clients in support of their books and proposals on the Today Show, Good Morning America, Entertainment Tonight, Larry King Live, Rivera Live, and MSNBC.