Sports Law

Elite sport is all about excellence, dedication and skill. World Champions like Sir Chris Hoy and Stephen Hendry demand the best. Macgregor Thomson act for many of Scotland’s top sports stars managing and promoting their off course commercial interests. This interesting area of law fits nicely into our style of providing strongly focused business advice to performers at the highest level.

The issues affecting sports law are ever evolving and complex so you need an experienced specialist lawyer on the top of his game. Knowledge of the latest in Image Rights, “Tiger Woods” likely to offend clauses, sponsorship and on line rights is crucial in negotiating and drafting Player Agreements.

Acting for the largest sports management agency in Scotland specialising in snooker, we have recently been involved in contract negotiations for international sports events in China and the Middle East. Our impressive client base also includes premier league footballers, professional rugby players and Commonwealth Games athletes.

Our Sports Law Services
Professional Player and Transfer Agreements Ambassador Agreements
Television and Broadcasting Agreements Endorsement Agreements
Sponsorship agreements Online Sports Gaming