Ian Lynam


Ian is a partner at Northridge.

Ian advises governing bodies, clubs, athletes, sponsors and agencies in sports including football, rugby, athletics, cricket, tennis, golf, cycling, motor sports, horse-racing, greyhound-racing, polo and mixed martial arts.

He advises on financial regulation (including salary caps and financial fair play), sponsorship and other commercial agreements, player transfers, third party ownership, image rights, player contracts, governance, rules and regulations, financing, and M&A in sport.

Ian is a contributor to the leading sports law text: "Sport: Law and Practice", and often contributes to legal journals and the media on sports law issues. He regularly speaks at conferences and lectures on the BASL/DMU Post-Graduate Diploma in Sports Law and University College Dublin's Masters in Sports Management. Ian is admitted to practice in England & Wales, Ireland and New York.


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Ian Lynam

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