Sports Law

Sports law is a relatively new, complex and fast-changing area of law. Over the last 20 years, the sporting industry has become increasingly more commercially focused, which has led to the associated legal issues becoming highly complex. Crucial to the success of companies, organisations and individuals within the industry is the need for expert legal advice on a multitude of sporting matters.

Pearse Mehigan & Company have represented a number of internationally recognised personnel and have gained a wealth of experience in identifying and solving the legal challenges facing sports clubs, societies and sporting individuals in the organisation of their activities as well as in matters of litigation.

We can assist you in any of the following areas:

  • Employment and contractual issues
  • Commercial dispute resolution
  • Sports injury
  • Disciplinary disputes and codes of conduct
  • Regulatory issues
  • Licensing, copyright, trademarks, merchandising agreementsĀ and
    Sponsorship agreements