Sports Law

Who we are

Beeston Shenton Sports is a department within Beeston Shenton Solicitors established with its number one priority being the needs of our professional sporting clients.

Covering a vast range of law, relating to the world of a sports we ensure our clients only have to worry about the race or match at hand. Our team provide a professional service, that is not only effective and efficient, but in every circumstance personal.

The team here at Beeston Shenton Sport is fuelled by their own passion for sport which they couple with years of both business and legal expertise. Having already represented high profile international sporting clients in both contractual and commercial matters to great satisfaction, we promise to continue this success with you. A professional, but personal service, where you will always be valued.

Services for Players and Managers 

Contract and transfer Negotiations 

With the ability to act for all sporting professionals, no matter their field, our team have extensive experience in drafting contracts for all types of deals We are fully involved in all contractual negotiations from the outset to ensure you are given the highest form of protection and awarded the best possible deal.

Personal Endorsements 

Sponsorship and endorsements deals are an important aspect of the careers of many sports players. We are able to negotiate and produce the legal paperwork to ensure the most competitive terms. Where possible we will always try to supply clients with equipment using our contacts with British sporting suppliers.


Moving clubs can be a complicated process- we can ease those personal pressures of moving house. Finding properties, doing viewings and organising removals is just the start.

Financial Advice 

Investment Planning and efficient Tax Planning- we work closely with a firm of Independent Financial Advisors to ensure that our clients make the correct investment decisions for their future.

Crisis Management 

Managing media coverage of sensitive issues around client reputation, and working with a specialist legal team, we provide protection from media intrusion.

Reputation Management 

With the expansion of social media clients can utilise these platforms to present their image. We aim to create a positive profile for our clients through proactive media management.

Media Brokering 

we can assist in maximising revenues for our Sporting clients through the media including social media posts, book deals, interviews, TV appearances etc.


Services for clubs

Sports Sponsorship 

Sponsorship deals represent a substantial part of any club’s revenue. Our team can negotiate new deals or renegotiate terms of existing contracts to achieve maximum sponsorship revenue for your club.


Contract Negotiations 

We have experience in negotiating contracts for the provision or termination of player services.

Corporate Hospitality 

We can arrange corporate events for clubs as an additional revenue.

Game Arrangement 

We can arrange lucrative pre and post season matches for clubs both in the UK and abroad.

After Dinner Speakers or Special Guests 

We provide a wide range of after dinner speakers including ex-footballers and managers to cricketers and boxers.

Event Planning and Management 

Any event big or small our team can help with venues, catering, and entertainment, including the booking of Artists and Stars.

Commercial Services 

Working alongside our clients and their clubs, we are able to create a number of media and charity initiatives to increase client income, marketability and career prospects.

Our priority is making sure that our clients can prioritise their sport while we are maximising their potential outside of that. By using our contacts with TV, newspaper, magazine and internet journalists allowing us to develop a professional profile for each of clients.

Beeston Shenton Sports Law has relationships with all major kit and boot manufacturers and are ideally positioned to negotiate the best endorsement and sponsorship deals for our clients. From sportswear deals to being the “face” of a game, we can source a variety of opportunities that will increase players; profiles and income.


Potential commercial and media Partners are invited to contact us to discuss opportunities.

Our dedicated Sports Law team can be contacted 7 days a week, 365 days a year

For more information visit our specialist site

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