Our passion for sport and legal expertise enables us to provide sports professionals with swift advice in a wide range of areas through every stage of their career, allowing them to focus on being the best athlete they can.
We also understand the challenges faced by sports clubs, governing bodies, sponsors and other stakeholders operating in the sports industry. We are able to work in a collaborative fashion as a member of the team to provide the legal support you need in a clear and proportionate fashion.
Founding Director, Chris Hook, has previously spent six months on secondment to the legal department of Norwich City Football Club. This unique opportunity has provided Chris with an understanding of the commercial realities of working for a Premier League football club that he is able to apply to any legal advice he gives to those in the sporting industry.
Following his time at Norwich City Football Club Chris received a letter from the Chief Executive, David McNally, stating:
We would like to place on record our sincere thanks for your outstanding work during your secondment to Norwich City Football Club. Your contribution throughout your time with the Club has been outstanding.
The services we provide to sports professionals include the following:
- Commercial Disputes
- Contract Negotiations
- Employment Advice
- Event & Facility Management
- Financial Fair Play
- Insolvency & Restructuring
- Regulatory & Disciplinary
- Reputation Management
- Sponsorship & Merchandising