|Education:||LLB, University of London|
|Professional Associations:||Bar Law Sports Group British Association for Sport and the Law Travel and Tourism Lawyers Association|
|Appointments:||Appointed a Specialist Member of the Football Association's Judicial Panel|
Specialist Practice Areas
Chambers & Partners 2018 (Sports Law) Ranked Nationally - Band 2
Specialises in sport-related personal injury matters, and acts for individuals and governing bodies in the worlds of both football and rugby. He has extensive experience of chairing regulatory tribunals in a range of sports, including football, rowing and swimming.
Strenghts: "He's impressive as no point of detail passes him by."
Chambers & Partners 2017 (Sports Law) Ranked Nationally
Specialises in sport-related personal injury and insurance matters, and acts for individuals and governing bodies in the worlds of both football and rugby. Sits as an arbitrator and mediator for the Sports Dispute Resolution Panel.
Chambers & Partners 2016 (Sports Law) Ranked Nationally
Handles cases for governing bodies, clubs and individual sportspeople in cycling, rugby union and football. He is regularly engaged on both contentious and non-contentious matters and has recently advised sports clients on insurance and personal injury claims.
Chambers & Partners 2015
Acts for sports governing bodies and individuals on commercial matters, including sponsorship and insurance. He works with clients from a broad range of sports, including cycling, football, rugby and extreme sports.
Chambers & Partners 2014
He has advised and acted for sports organisations on commercial disputes. He has also acted for individual sportsmen and women in disciplinary and integrity cases in swimming, rowing and football.
Volcanic Ash Travel Claims - Who pays when the dust settles? - Solicitors Journal May 2010 Vol 154 No 18
Contributor to British Association for Sport and the Law Negligence on the field of play - PI Law Journal Aug 2002 No. 8
Accidents Abroad - The pitfalls of booking excursions locally (Legal and Medical Journal)
Chester -v- Asfhar - Causation Issues - Leeds and Yorkshire Lawyer
In addition to delivering numerous lectures and seminars on sports-related legal issues, he has also been a contributor to the British Association for Sport and the Law Journal.
- Fatal Accidents Act - multipliers
- Procedural issues following the introduction of the CPR
- Provisional Damages
- Developments in travel law