Chitta Mallik
Chitta Mallik is an NFLPA Certified Contract Advisor who helps run Perennial's Football Division with Tony Paige. He is responsible for all aspects of athlete representation, including the recruitment of prospective players and negotiation of their NFL team contracts. In June 2015, Mallik and Paige helped negotiate a landmark $118 Million extension for Panthers quarterback Cam Newton where Newton's 3-year payout of $67.6 Million is the largest in NFL history.

Additionally, Mallik works closely with our marketing team to draft and negotiate endorsement deals, appearance contracts, licensing agreements and a variety of other lucrative deals to help clients generate revenue and raise their profiles.

Mallik has practiced corporate law for more than 15 years. His legal training is invaluable in helping to manage and resolve various types of client issues ranging from family law to criminal law.

The combination of his legal expertise and his marketing eye is invaluable for meeting the needs of clients.

Prior to joining Perennial, Mallik worked for Octagon where he drafted and negotiated endorsement deals, broadcasting agreements and book deals for athletes such as Emmitt Smith, John Elway, Chris Paul and Michael Phelps. He also practiced for several years at the law firm of Latham & Watkins, LLP, in Washington, DC. At Latham, he specialized in mergers and acquisitions, public company representation and joint venture deals. Mallik's dedication to client service, his reputation as an expert negotiator and his ability to innovate sets him apart from the pack.

Mallik received his law degree from the University of Michigan Law School and his B.S. in Marketing from the University of Maryland at College Park.
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