Sports Services

Definitive, the firm’s Sports Management and Representation team, provide a full sports management service to clients.

The sports law team advise individuals on high profile sporting contracts ranging from sponsorship agreements to image rights. Our sports law team has the in-depth sports industry knowledge and experience needed to provide quality legal advice.

Drug testing, contract issues and employment conflicts can be worrying, time consuming and can distract you from your sporting goals. The team are experienced in dealing with regulatory issues and negotiating contractual matters.

Members of our team excel in dealing with sports disputes and have experience of resolving disputes at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne and through other forms of Alternative Dispute Resolution. Our considerable experience in this area will ensure that you receive appropriate advice in the most straightforward and practical terms.

The sports law team can advise you on:

  • Commercial agreements (including media, sponsorship and image rights)

  • Players' contracts and transfers

  • Sports arbitration (domestic and international) and litigation

  • Disciplinary representations

  • Regulatory issues

  • Contract disputes

  • Intellectual property disputes

  • Employment matters

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Key Contact

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Client Services Manager

Melanie is dedicated to providing PR, marketing and sponsorship to clients

Legal Commentary

"The team represents a growing stable of para-sports personalities, including Aled Davies, across a range of sponsorship and contractual matters. Leveraging the firm's expertise for personal injury work, the team also regularly handles work on behalf of sports persons in relation to sports injuries."

 

Legal 500, 2019

Our popular bulletins and events will keep you abreast of the latest legal developments.

Dolmans is once again recognised as a Tier 1 law firm in Wales in the category of Personal Injury: Defendant in the Legal 500 rankings for 2021.

This edition includes a claim which involved traffic management on resurfaced highways and the application of s. 58 of the Highways Act 1980, a focus on inquest costs recovery in civil proceedings and case updates.

This edition includes case summaries relating to costs, expert reconstruction evidence and portal claims as well as the latest changes to the Fatal Accidents Act 1976.

Dolmans is once again recognised as a Tier 1 law firm in Wales in the category of Personal Injury: Defendant in the Legal 500 rankings for 2021.

This edition includes a claim which involved traffic management, resurfaced highways and the application of section 58 of the Highways Act 1980, a focus on inquest costs recovery in subsequent civil proceedings as well as recent case updates.

This edition includes case summaries relating to costs, expert reconstruction evidence and portal claims as well as the latest changes to the Fatal Accidents Act 1976.

Enquiries

Head Office

Capital Tower

Greyfriars Road

Cardiff

CF10 3AG

Tel: 07747 444 812

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