Accelerate Sports is a boutique investment bank and corporate advisory firm focused on sports-related businesses, professional sports teams, and professional sports leagues. We help our clients facilitate M&A, private equity, and partnership transactions.  We concentrate our efforts on professional sports teams / leagues and companies at the forefront of the convergence of technology/digital media, real estate, and sports.

Let’s Build a Win-Win Partnership


Meet Our Founder & CEO

Mr Lawrence is the lead negotiator and directs the partnership development efforts for Accelerate Sports. In his career, Mr Lawrence has utilized his highly competitive nature to work successfully with a growing list of nationally prominent businesses / entrepreneurs in dynamic, fast-moving transactions including Arizona Coyotes (NHL), United Soccer League, New Mexico United, USL San Diego, East Bay USL,  Canadian Premier League, rEvolution, Sports MEDIA Technology, Sacramento Republic FC, Charleston Battery, Landon Donovan, Donnie Nelson, Jerry Colangelo, Hayes Barnard, Sam Belzberg, Guthy-Renker, and many others.

Mr. Lawrence served as an M&A and Corporate Securities Attorney for nearly 20 years prior to founding Accelerate Sports.

Let’s Accelerate Together



We think & act like a Team


We create Partnerships


Real Estate:

Sports is a Real Estate Deal



We always think Long-Term



We work with A+ People



Our clients Win

  • Prepare go-to-market package

  • Source optimal strategic partners

  • Facilitate entire M&A process

  • Maximize value to our client

  • Develop value proposition

  • Formulate materials

  • Secure value-add investors

  • Negotiate terms for our client

  • Facilitate expansion process

  • Secure ownership Group

  • Solidify stadium solution

  • Negotiate terms

  • Implement growth strategies

  • Establish strategic partnerships

  • Achieve organic growth

  • Achieve growth through acquisition