Caesar Lopez is the Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel for the Orlando City Soccer Club of Major League Soccer, Orlando Pride of the National Women’s Soccer League and Exploria Stadium. In his role, he oversees all legal and business affairs, strategic projects, human resources, administration and external/government affairs.
Prior to joining the team side in Orlando, Lopez spent time at Major League Soccer and Soccer United Marketing where he provided strategic counsel to multiple MLS Clubs, U.S. Soccer Federation and the Mexican Federation on all commercial deals and player transactions.
Recently, Lopez was recently named Orlando Business Journal’s Top 40 under 40 and received the 2020 SPORTYS award for Best in Business Operations. Lopez is an Orlando native with deep ties to the community. He received his B.A. from University of Connecticut and earned his J.D. from Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University. Lopez resides in Orlando with his wife and dog.