Focus. In sport and media it delivers a vital competitive advantage.

By choosing to focus our practice solely in these areas, we offer our clients the advantage of working with the most highly skilled and experienced lawyers in sports and media legal practice.

Counting the foremost organisations, associations, clubs, players, athletes and agents – nationally and internationally – among our clients, and advising on the most high profile and complex matters in world sport, together we have focused our skills and expertise so that we offer an industry-leading service.

Recognised as a market leader for advising clients in the sport and media sectors, our team has been setting the standards in the field for many years. Our multi-lingual team and global network of contacts enables us to advise on a worldwide basis. We work with governing bodies, national associations, leagues, clubs, player/athlete associations, individual players/athletes and agents/intermediaries. We also work with rights holders, brands and individual personalities.

Our areas of expertise:

  • Regulatory and Governance
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Disciplinary
  • Integrity
  • Individual Representation
  • Player/Athlete Contracts and Transfers
  • Image Rights
  • Immigration
  • Sponsorship & Partnership Arrangements
  • Merchandising, Licensing and Affinity
  • Broadcasting, Digital Media, Social Media and Data
  • Event Organisation and Venues


Edward Canty