Sports LawSports Law and Legal Issues

Are you a sports person, club or organisation with a question regarding disciplinary procedures, contracts, sponsorship, injury or property? As a law practice involved in Sports Law, we have represented a wide variety of clients across a variety of sports including GAA, rugby, soccer, basketball and horse racing.

Sport is a passion. We make it our business to get to know our clients personally and gain a thorough understanding of their concerns so as to allow them perform to the best of their abilities and ensure they are as successful off the field as on it.

If you would like advice or assistance on a sport related legal matter please ring +35316773434 or submit the quick Sports Law enquiry box on the left.

Our managing partner, Tom Barry, has been active in several sporting organisations in many capacities – player, mentor, administrator, draftsman, writer and adviser. He is a member of The Charted Institute of Arbitrators and currently serves on the Disputes Resolution Authority (DRA) established by the GAA in 2005.

Sports law crosses into many legal fields and can involve:

The starting point is to contact us by filling in the Sports Law enquiry box. Alternatively you can ring +353 1 677 3434.  

Our first step will be to gain a detailed knowledge of your situation. The more information you can supply the better for us to help.


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11 St. Stephen's Green,
Dublin 2.
Tel: + 353 1 677 3434
Fax: + 353 1 677 3445


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