Sports Law Solicitors

Our sports law team has advised clients on a wide range of legal issues across a variety of different sports. We have built a strong foundation based upon providing clients with a personal and engaging experience. Our clients include clubs, sponsors, federations, and individual athletes.
For sports organisations, associations and clubs, we work as part of your team to allow you to focus on achieving your objectives without the distraction of legal issues.
Areas of Specialism include:

  • Regulatory governance, disciplinary and doping issues
  • Insolvency and restructuring
  • Reputation management
  • Contract negotiations and commercial arrangements
  • Sponsorship, merchandising, broadcasting and image rights
  • Employment and commercial disputes
  • Sports arbitration and mediation
  • Event and facility management
  • Property related matters, including disputes
  • Club formation, structure and governance.

We are also able to draw on advice and support from colleagues in the firm who are experts in corporate, competition, employment, data protection and other areas of law.

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What services do sports law solicitors offer?

Sports law solicitors typically offer services such as advising on contract negotiations, player representation, and disputes, advising on regulatory compliance, and representing clients in legal proceedings related to sports.

How much does it cost to use a sports law solicitor?

The cost of using a sports law solicitor can vary depending on the complexity of the case and the specific services required. It is best to get a quote from the solicitor before proceeding.

How long does it take to resolve a sports dispute with the help of a solicitor?

The time it takes to resolve a sports dispute with the help of a solicitor can vary depending on the specific circumstances, but it typically takes several weeks to several months.

Is it necessary to use a solicitor for sports law matters?

While it is not strictly necessary to use a solicitor for sports law matters, it can be beneficial to have legal expertise to ensure that all the necessary steps are taken and that the case is compliant with legal and regulatory requirements.

Can a sports law solicitor help with drafting player contracts?

Yes, sports law solicitors can help with drafting player contracts. They can provide advice on the legal requirements for the contract and help ensure that it is compliant with legal and regulatory requirements, and protect the club or the player’s interest.


“Have used Paul Robinsons Solicitors for nearly 20 years now and they continue to provide an excellent service would highly recommend.”

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Located in the heart of London and Essex

Paul Robinson Solicitors is a thriving independent law firm committed to providing exceptional service to clients nationwide, with offices situated throughout London and Essex.

Established in 1983, the firm has steadily expanded over the past 35 years, offering an extensive range of legal services to both personal and commercial clients. The team of highly experienced and skilled solicitors specialises in various fields and is dedicated to providing an outstanding level of service to achieve positive outcomes for their clients. The firm’s cutting-edge technology and efficient systems, together with its support and managerial staff, ensure maximum efficiency, accuracy, and cost-effectiveness.


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