Whether you are an athlete or an agent representing your client, it is important to understand the issues you or your client may face and ensure you have the right advice and support in place.
The life of an international athlete has a unique set of challenges which often require careful strategic planning. An athlete requires help to develop, enhance and protect their career, wealth and reputation. To support these goals, we provide advice in relation to:
Litigation for several athletes and managers in FIFA jurisdictions and the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne
Representing Olympic rower considered to have failed a drugs test
Acting on behalf of an international motocross rider regarding sponsorship contracts, relocation and global wealth planning
Assisting South African rugby players on professional rugby contracts with French and UK clubs