With the UAE fast becoming one of the foremost sporting arenas in the world we've developed a specialist niche to advise on a wide range of sports related legal matters. These relate to both individual sportsmen and women and also to opportunities for investors in sports related business ventures.
We are well placed to advise on contracts and disputes relating to licensing, sponsorship and injury. In particular we can assist with issues relating to governing bodies – including disciplinary matters, international federations, brands and the broadcast media.
Our hands on approach in this area of the law makes us ideal advisors to sports personalities, from the negotiating of contracts, through to the development and management of relationships with sponsors and product houses, including computer and mobile game developers. In addition, we can supply specialist tax and financial advice to individuals to maximize earning potentials.
For the investor market Dubai and the UAE is seeing a surge in sport related ventures from the development of Dubai Sports City to the inaugural F1 Championship in Abu Dhabi in 2009. With these come many opportunities for joint ventures and development projects. With our strong local connections we are able to advise potential investors about available opportunities and carry out all the necessary transactional work.