The Sports Consultancy Legal, a London-based specialist sports law practice created by The Sports Consultancy, has appointed Andy Korman to its senior team.
Korman, who has over two decades' experience with organisations including Harbottle & Lewis and Couchmans LLP, will become a partner at The Sports Consultancy Legal. He will work alongside Ashley Blake with legal clients, and provide further expertise to The Sports Consultancy's sports marketing and consultancy clients including World Rugby, UK Athletics, world athletics' IAAF, European Club Rugby and the Volvo Ocean Race.
“We are thrilled to welcome Andy to our growing team at The Sports Consultancy Legal," said Blake. "Andy’s exceptional reputation as a highly experienced rights marketing legal practitioner, earned over decades of delivering legal and commercial consulting to rights holders and sponsors, provides us with an unparalleled opportunity to further the work we are doing with these organisations.
“The sports industry is demanding more cost-effective, commercial and practical legal services delivered by senior, dedicated sports lawyers with a deep understanding of the commercial and strategic objectives of their organisations. By building our senior team, our relationships and our experience we are well positioned to deliver this.”