During his eight (8) year tenure in the NFL, Mr. Washington served as a Union Representative for four years with the NFLPA. Mr. Washington is the only former NFL player to clerk for the NFLPA. Mr. Washington is currently on the Board of Directors Executive Committee for all active and former NFL players. Consequently, Mr. Washington is constantly involved in matters that effect all NFL players.
Derrick, a native Texan, is a licensed attorney and NFLPA Certified Contract Advisor who provides negotiating experience to VW Sports and Entertainment clients, as well as legal expertise. Parker played football at Louisiana Tech University and earned his Bachelors of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology.
Todd is a native of Port Arthur, Texas and a cum laude graduate of Abraham Lincoln High School. He obtained his Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from Texas A&M and later received his law degree from Texas Southern University’s Thurgood Marshall School of Law. Mr. Vaughn is a patent and trademark attorney.
General legal advice • Refer all estate planning & family law matters • Patent, trademark and copyright advice • Market your skills & raise your stature for the NFL draft • Develop a strategic plan for your career • Negotiate contracts • Manage your career on a daily basis to help expand your unique
Mentoring • Community Involvement • Internship opportunities during post season/post career • Career counseling • Post career counseling • Travel arrangements • Relocation • Negotiate big ticket items (cars, homes, etc.)
Endorsement deals • Shoe deals • Trading card deals • Public appearances • Public relations
Loans for business interests, home & auto • Lines of credit • Work closely with your financial advisor on all financial matters • Work with you on cash management
Advise and assist in finding the right agent for personal lines of insurance • Place and organize all career-ending disability insurance