Sports Law

Kangs offers an extensive service in Sports Law across a wide range of sports including football, cricket, horse racing, boxing and rugby. Our team of lawyers has acted for numerous clients including Premier League footballers, football club managers, football clubs, international cricket captains. horse racing jockeys and world champion boxers.
Sports Law Investigations & Litigation

We work closely with many leading sports agents to ensure that each client’s legal and commercial requirements are looked after and protected. We provide an in-house legal function for sports agencies on an ad-hoc basis as and when the need arises. We welcome enquires from sports agents and we look to build long lasting relationships with each one.

We have extensive expertise in football related matters having represented footballers, football clubs and football club employees (including senior executives) in the top four Divisions of English football.

We act for clients throughout the country from our offices in three major commercial cities of England – London, Birmingham and Manchester.

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Why choose Kangs?

We are a law firm, established in 1997, and a trusted partner of many sports agents with whom we work to achieve the best possible outcome for each client.

Absolute discretion is guaranteed to each and every client whether they be individuals, clubs, PR agencies and Media and Communications Departments as an essential duty imposed by The Solicitors Rules of Professional Conduct  on all solicitors to act in the best interests of clients. As a result, clients are assured of confidentiality and financial transparency at all times.

We understand the discrete requirements that attach to all aspects of sport and are able to direct the resources of our entire team to whatever issue is presented in order to meet the demanding deadlines and high pressurised situations that sporting activity frequently presents.

Our national awards and inclusion in the independent legal directories, The Legal 500 and Chambers UK are testament to our reputation in the legal profession.


Which services do Kangs offer?

We offer our Sporting clients a very broad range of services, including:

Criminal Investigations

Tax investigations and disputes

Regulatory breaches and investigations (e.g. Trading Standards, Health & Safety Executive)

Disciplinary matters including internal matters and disciplinary panels

Driving offences

Civil fraud

Commercial disputes

Contract and transfer negotiations

Contact Kangs

The expert lawyers at Kangs are available to assist you. We can arrange initial consultations in person, by video call or telephone.

Please contact one of our experts listed below or contact us at:


T: 0333 370 4333



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Regulatory, Sports Law
It was another successful weekend for many of the Kangs Sports stable of clients and we highlight the goalscoring achievements of two of our senior professionals this week. John Brayford | Burton Albion | Last Minute Goal Kangs Sports client John Brayford scored both of his team’s goals in the League One fixture against Doncaster […]
Regulatory, Sports Law
Two Kangs Sports clients featured in the 0-2 away victory by Solihull Moors FC over Hitchin Town in the First Round proper of the FA Cup. Both goalkeeper Ryan Boot and midfielder Jamey Osborne played their part in the FA Cup success. Ryan Boot kept yet another clean sheet in what is turning into a […]
Regulatory, Sports Law
Kangs Sports client John Brayford captained his Burton Albion side to an impressive win against Championship rivals Nottingham Forest on Saturday. The Brewers took the lead at the Pirelli Stadium from a Cauley Woodrow free-kick in the 26th minute. John Brayford made a crucial last ditch tackle in the second half to deny Nottingham Forest’s […]

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