Tarun Sharma is a 2022 graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School. Today, he works as an associate in Fredrikson’s Mergers & Acquisitions group who assists clients with general corporate matters. As part of the Mergers & Acquisitions group, Tarun represents public and private companies in many types of business transactions. His experience includes being part of the Business Law Clinic at the University of Minnesota Law School, where he worked with an internet startup to launch their mobile application, and with a generational barbecue sauce maker to form an entity. Leveraging his experience working in Major League Baseball, collegiate athletics, and for the Big Ten Conference, Tarun helped found the Sports & Name, Image, and Likeness Clinic during his last semester at the University of Minnesota Law School. Together with Fredrikson shareholder Christopher Pham, Tarun teaches the course to a group of law students and helps collegiate athlete clients take advantage of their Name, Image, and Likeness rights through endorsement and branding contracts.