Founder, MCD Sports & Legal
Jamie McDonald is an experienced sports lawyer and business advisor, with particular expertise in the golf industry. He is the founder of MCD Sports + Legal (www.sportsandlegal.com) and also serves as a legal and business advisor to Toptracer, the providers of the revolutionary golf-ball tracking technology seen on TV and now in golf driving ranges. His work focuses on sports sponsorship, event staging, sports technology and media rights and production but he also serves non-sports clients, principally within the tech industry.
Jamie is a qualified Scottish solicitor and previously spent 8 years as legal counsel for IMG Golf in London where he worked with some of the biggest names in the sport including Ernie Els, Padraig Harrington and Colin Montgomerie as well as with rightsholders, events and sponsors such as the R&A, PGA & European Tours, the Ryder Cup, HSBC, Rolex and Nike. He is based in Stockholm from where he acts for local and international clients.