LawInSport launches Recruitment Division

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Following on from the success of LawInSport’s Jobs Board Advertising, which has proved to be a successful and popular recruiting tool for sport, media and legal organisations; we are delighted to launch our new, comprehensive recruitment service for all levels of legal, media and sports appointments. 

Unparalleled Reach

With LawInSport’s unrivalled market knowledge and membership base (15,000+ members worldwide), underpinned by the expertise of our recruitment team, we will ensure that we attract the best and most suitable individuals for each client’s need. 

Save Time and Money

LawInSport’s existing market knowledge and reach means clients will save time and money in finding the right candidate without the need for expensive market research that non-specialists will have to undertake.



Our Services

Jobs Board Advertising

Ideal for clients that wish to process candidates in-house, using LawInSport’s digital platform and guaranteeing maximum coverage of the market through the most visited web site in this field.

Advertised Selection/Candidate Vetting

Ideal for clients that are looking for expert assistance to manage advertising campaigns and large-scale candidate screening for all levels of appointment.

Executive Search

Ideal for clients that wish to benefit from our expertise in legal and sport recruitment. We provide a rigorous search process, coupled with the breadth and level of access across the market, ensuring that clients attract the best individuals to fill senior or more specialist associate roles.

Underpinning all our services is a recruitment-specific profiling tool.  The use of this test increases client confidence in the genuine suitability of each candidate we present and helps reduce valuable client time spent differentiating between outwardly identical candidates.

Our recruitment team is overseen by Sean Cottrell, CEO of LawInSport and managed by John Cullen, Recruitment Director.

SeanProfile Cropped2 BWSean Cottrell

Sean is the founder and CEO of LawInSport, the world’s leading sports law website, described as “the go to website for sports lawyers” with over 15,000 members world wide. Sean has worked with sports, media and legal brands to assist with marketing, events and/or recruitment. 
Sean has helped to develop the careers of many of the leading lawyers in sport and has unparalleled knowledge of the sport law sector.

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John Cullen2John Cullen
Recruitment Director

John has spent over twenty years in recruitment and consultancy with a particular focus on lawyers, working both in private practice and the wider commercial and corporate market. Whether working with established experts in helping to augment existing teams or building fresh capability in complementary areas of expertise, John has a proven track record of successful delivery at all levels.

John is a keen sportsman with a bias towards rugby. A Cambridge rugby Blue, he went on to play at WASPS and latterly as Captain of Richmond. He was also in the England U19, 23s and ‘Classicals’ squad.

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