Danielle Sharkey

Danielle Sharkey

Danielle is an Associate in the Sports Team at Charles Russell Speechlys LLP. Previously she spent eight years as legal advisor to the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) where her focus was on regulatory, governance, data protection and disciplinary matters. Danielle prosecuted a number of British horseracing’s high profile corruption and doping cases during her time with the BHA.

Danielle continues to work with a number of sports governing bodies, clubs and individuals advising on a wide range of issues including breaches of procedure, integrity, governance, safeguarding, welfare, doping and the drafting and structure of sporting Rules and Regulations.