The Cardwell Firm is a full-service law firm with its finger on the pulse of the nuanced legal and compliance issues experienced by college athletes spanning the entire state of Mississippi. We offer Name, Image, Likeness (NIL) advising, contract review, contract drafting, trust accounting, and compliance services for college athletes and their families. Our firm works with university compliance staffs, financial advisors, accountants, and insurance agents to navigate student-athletes through every step of their NIL experience from freshman year to diploma.

As a former college football player at Mississippi College, Andrew appreciates the challenges college athletes encounter balancing classroom expectations with on field performance, against the backdrop of leaving the nest and establishing themselves as mature, young adults. Andrew’s aim is to educate student-athletes about making prudent business decisions and ensuring that each client maximizes their success while remaining compliant with all applicable Mississippi laws. Ultimately, through education and guidance, student-athletes can build their brand and ensure prosperities that extend far beyond their athletic achievements.