MYLES C. PISTORIUS
Senior Vice President, Legal & Business Affairs
Since joining the NBA, Pistorius has been the lead legal and business affairs counsel on the league’s major domestic and international events, including NBA All-Star Games and related events in the U.S. and exhibition games and grassroots events in international locations such as Greater China, Europe, Latin America and Africa.
His responsibilities also include negotiating and drafting many of the NBA’s television, satellite radio, photography and home video production, distribution and talent agreements. Pistorius also advises the NBA’s marketing group in connection with advertising group and social media issues, and works with the public relations group in developing and enforcing the league’s policies in connection with the use of NBA content by the news media
Prior to joining the NBA, Pistorius served as a corporate associate with the law firm of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in New York City, concentrating primarily on mergers and acquisitions and banking transactions.
Pistorius received his J.D. in 1996 from Columbia University School of Law, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and a research editor for the Journal of Law and Social Problems. He attended Rutgers University as a James Dickson Carr Scholar, graduating in 1993 with a B.A. in political science after completing the Rutgers College Honors Program.