Sports Law Advice and Support

Expertise, Understanding, Support & Solutions

As a JMW client, our team becomes your team.

Our experienced, specialist group of sports lawyers cover all legal disciplines in a cohesive team and provide the full range of legal services to clubs, agencies/intermediaries, rights holders & broadcasters, governing bodies and sports tech companies both nationally and internationally.

The team advises on a wide range of matters from corporate, commercial and employment issues through to litigation, dispute resolution and regulatory matters.

We also act for a multitude of professional athletes with our commercial, media, private client, family & motoring teams combining to deal with any matters, on-field and off-field. Whether it’s a sponsorship deal, professional contract, transfer negotiation or media issue, we act swiftly and decisively to protect your interests.

The Sports Law team prides itself on confidentiality, responsiveness & common sense and advises clients across a wide range of sports, including football, rugby, cricket, athletics, boxing and cycling.

Services for Individual Athletes

  • Player / Athlete Contracts
  • Individual Representation & Transfer Negotiations
  • Personal Endorsements & Sponsorship Agreements
  • Image Rights
  • Disciplinary Proceedings and Dispute Resolution
  • Selection / Funding Appeals
  • Anti-Doping Regulation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Immigration Services
  • Family Law

Services for Clubs, Agencies, Governing Bodies & Associations

  • Corporate
  • Commercial
  • Licensing, Media & Broadcasting
  • IP and rights protection
  • Regulatory and Governance
  • Litigation, Arbitration and Dispute Resolution
  • Stadia – Event Organisation & Venue Management
  • Stadium Naming Rights
  • Immigration Services
  • Employment

For further information about the comprehensive service our lawyers can offer your business contact us on 0345 872 6666.

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