March 23, 2022

Leane Capps, shareholder in Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli’s Dallas office, has been appointed to the Advisory Committee of the Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) chapter of Women in Sports and Events (WISE), a leading voice and resource for women in the business of sports.

Founded in 2019, WISE is a national organization with chapters across North America. The organization's mission is to empower women in the business of sports with the tools to reach their career goals, through the provision of peer support, mentoring programs, and professional development and training.

WISE DFW carries out the WISE mission by facilitating meaningful connections among local industry professionals and offering programming, events and valuable networking opportunities in the area throughout the year. The chapter also works with WISE National to deliver organization-wide initiatives and signature events.

Capps is a member of Polsinelli's Commercial Litigation Practice Group and has over 25 years of experience representing clients in a wide variety of industries, including collegiate sports.  She is an active member of the firm's Sports Industry Group and serves as the leader for sports-related disputes, arbitrations and litigation.