Drugs in sport is a problem that may never go away. Unless it is handled correctly, doping controls and the disciplinary and regulatory proceedings that they create can mean the end of a sporting career, even the collapse of confidence in the integrity of a sport or competition itself.

The landscape of anti-doping controls changes frequently, and both athletes and governing bodies are coming under increasing pressure to comply with the regimes that evolve.

We advise those who have to enforce these controls and those affected by them on regulation, compliance and contractual issues, and where necessary in the tribunal and court proceedings that can result.

We have acted for governing bodies of sport and a broad range of athletes, sports participants, clubs and organisations on anti-doping issues.



Sports Law Services

Disciplinary & Regulatory

Disciplinary & regulatory proceedings in sport are always under the spotlight. Never......

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Contract & Employment Law

Employment relationships are at the core of professional sports. Above the complexities...

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Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Disputes can spill over from the field of play, the boardroom or the dressing room........

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Amateur Clubs & Grassroots

Sports participation is widespread in the UK. There are the same challenges for amateur...

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Rule K Arbitrations

Rule K arbitrations require unique skill and knowledge which we have to deal with on......

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Anti-Doping

Drugs in sport is a problem that may never go away. Unless it is handled correctly........

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Sports Resolution

Sports Resolutions is an organisation that deals with disputes involved in participants in

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Alternative Dispute Resolution

ADR refers to ways of resolving disputes in sports that don’t involve going to court....

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Insolvency

Many sporting clubs, particularly in rugby and football, have recently found themselves...

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Reputation Management

We work with anyone affected by reputation management issues and will help......

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