The sports industry attracts increasingly innovative broadcasting, sponsorship and merchandising deals. At the same time, new technologies are constantly expanding the commercial playing field and reaching new global audiences.
The Keystone Sports team has the broad commercial knowledge and detailed sector insight that sports clients need to make consistently good decisions in a fast-moving environment. We are also able to draw on advice and support of colleagues in litigation, corporate, tax, employment, competition and other areas of law when circumstances demand.
Our clients in this sector range from sports governing bodies, rights holders and sponsors, to stadium operators, clubs, broadcasters and brands. We also advise individual sportsmen and women.
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Jacqueline is a general commercial litigator with particular experience in sport (including equestrian sports and football) and entertainment (in particular, the music industry).
Paul is a top-ranked UK employment lawyer with wide-ranging expertise across all areas of employment law including executive dismissal, discrimination, whistleblowing, contract disputes and sport.
Tim is a commercial solicitor specialising in advising businesses across the sport, retail, and food and beverage sectors. His practice focuses on commercial contracts and in particular on complex commercial projects.
Paul is an experienced commercial lawyer. Paul has extensive experience in Dispute Resolution, Insolvency and Sports and Entertainment. Paul has regularly advised blue chip PLC’s, SME’s, family businesses and individuals.
Duccio represents a wide number of high-net worth individuals and families, as well as entrepreneurs and owner-managed/family businesses. A particular area of emphasis is advising clients operating in high-profile sectors (sports, entertainment, fashion), often in an international setting.
Rachel brings a common-sense perspective to complex employment problems and is well versed in resolving employment and commercial issues strategically, using negotiation, mediation and litigation. As a qualified workplace mediator with a client base that includes both businesses and their executives, she is experienced in advising on exit strategy negotiations and in tribunal claims.
Leigh is an experienced international lawyer. Having spent many years as a leader and partner in leading international law firms, as well as in-house, his client portfolio comprises governments, companies and high-net-worth individuals on matters involving international development and project finance, production supply ventures, and commercial and compliance issues.
Angharad has over 25 years of experience working in a City law firm with 15 years as a partner. She advises on all aspects of employment law across a wide range of industry sectors across both the public and private sectors, acting for individuals and firms.
Paul is a commercial lawyer who advises on the protection, acquisition and exploitation of intellectual property rights and on legal aspects of websites, including terms and conditions, privacy policies and other online contractual matters.
Nick is an experienced employment lawyer and acts for domestic and internationl employers, as well as senior executives and high net worth individuals. Although he acts for clients across a wide range of sectors, he has particular expertise in dealing with employment related issues arising in the fashion, media, retail, sports and transport sectors. Nick's practice covers advisory work as well as contentious disputes.