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Sports Contracts & Employment

Working in sport may seem more glamorous than most other lines of work, but nevertheless professional athletes and players are still workers and require proactive and succinct employment advice when facing various issues in the workplace.


Our Corporate and Employment teams are on hand to assist; having represented numerous professional footballers in negotiating contracts with their respective clubs and advising on players’ severance when leaving their clubs.


We also have key experience in acting for employers also, in tribunal claims for unfair dismissal, for example. Our team believe in offering Harrison Drury’s key services, such as employment law, to the highest standard whilst applying our knowledge of the sports sector to bring the best service possible to our clients.

We also have significant experience advising on commercial sporting contracts such as:

  • Sponsorship agreements;
  • Management agreements;
  • Exclusivity and confidentiality agreements;
  • Non-Disclosure agreements;
  • Leasing and Sale of race horse agreements

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As part of our service to you, we will continue to collect, use, store and share your data safely and securely. This doesn’t require any action on your part.

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